Nepal earthquake 2015
On 25th April 2015 at 11:41 local time a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal, with the epicentre 81km northwest of Kathmandu. There were tremors of up to two minutes and by evening, at least 18 aftershocks had been felt.
CBM Emergency Response Unit is working on a disability-inclusive response.
Research assessing the impact of the 2015 Nepal earthquake on older people and persons with disabilities
Working to ensure that everyone in the affected communities - including persons with disabilities - benefits from and participates in relief and recovery work
CBM emergency response in post-earthquake Nepal, in collaboration with key stakeholders, provides training on disability-inclusive shelter and settlement in emergency
More than 21,000 people reached so far, as CBM and partners' inclusive response to the Nepal earthquake looks to the future
Krisha lost her mother and her sister during the April 25 earthquake and was admitted in a hospital for a month
CBM and partners' response strategy has reached more than 15,000 people so far, and laid foundations for a more inclusive future
Denish's family talks about their experience during the April 2015 Nepal earthquake
CBM and partners have implemented a response strategy that addresses immediate needs and ensures disability-inclusion in mainstream services
Images showing the disability inclusive response of CBM and partners to the 2015 Nepal earthquake
CBM emergency team working with partners to provide for immediate and long-term needs in Nepal - including people with disabilities
Raj Kumar talks about his experience during the recent Nepal earthquake
CBM is engaging with the NFDN (National Federation of the Disabled, Nepal) to identify and refer persons with disabilities to relief and recovery services
Indira talks about his experience during the recent Nepal earthquake
Aarti's grandmother talks about her experience during the recent Nepal earthquake
Krishna talks about his experience during the recent Nepal earthquake and the work he plans to do for rights of persons with disabilities
Tushar Wali, CBM Emergency Programme Manager, speaking in Kathmandu two weeks after the 2015 earthquake, about the disability-inclusive response set up by CBM and partners.
Radhika shares her story during the Nepal earthquake
Rajendra shares his story during the Nepal earthquake
Questions and answers on the Nepal earthquake, including the importance of ensuring a disability inclusive response
We spoke with Mitralal Shrestha, CBM Nepal, Finance and Admin Officer. He and his family were directly affected (but are safe)