Humanitarian Health Action

Nepal health situation reports

Regional Office for South-East Asia

OCHA ReliefWeb

2015

2013

  • 20 June 2013

    Falsh floods and lanslides in far western region

    Flash flood and landslides triggered by heavy rainfall from 16 June 2013 heavily affected the Far Western Region (FWR). An estimated total of 4 400 people have been affected including many displaced families. Affected districts are: Darchula, Kanchanpur, Kailali, Baitadi, Accham and Dadeldhura. Darchula is the worst affected district.

2009

  • August 2009

    Regional updates

    Amid ongoing search and rescue operations being carried out in Nepal after Saturday’s devastating earthquake, WHO has taken leadership in coordinating medical relief for affected communities. At present, 11 districts in Nepal have been deemed “severely affected” by the quake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale, while many more districts have sustained significant loss of life and property, and face the challenges that these bring. The current death toll from the quake stands at just over 5000 and an estimated 8 million people have been affected in some way.

  • Emergency and Humanitarian Action updates

2008

2007

2006

2005

2003

2002