May 14, 2018
Japan Disaster Relief (JDR) Rescue Team. Search operation with Nepal Army in Kathmandu Durbar Square.
Japan Disaster Relief (JDR) Medical Team. A female team member is taking blood pressure of a patient.
Relief goods from Japan were handed over immediately after the earthquake.
A part of the Sindhuli Road damaged by the earthquake was rehabilitated within a few months after the earthquake.
Construction of 5 bridges along the Barhakilo-Barpak Road, Gorkha.
Daraudi Khola Bridge, Gorkha. The 134-meter long bridge will connect the epicenter Saurapani on the other side of the Daraudi River.
Rangrung Khola Bridge under construction at the foot of Barpak, Gorkha. During monsoon, this village by the epicenter is only accessible by the small suspension bridge.
Workers building a protection wall for the Khahare Khola Bridge, Gorkha.
Ductile pipes imported from Japan to replace the damaged pipes for the Chautara Water Transmission Line, Sindhupalchowk.
Pipe laying work and water pressure chamber construction for the Chautara Water Transmission, Sindhupalchowk.
Paropakar Maternity and Women's Hospital, Kathmandu. (1) Old building damaged by the earthquake; (2) Work commencement in October 2017; (3) November 2017; (4) December 2017; (5) February 2018; (6) Completion image.
Bir Hospital, Kathmandu. Foundation concreting work of the new building to be used for ICU and cardiology department.
Reconstruction progress of Ampippal Hospital, Gorkha. It is expected to be completed in May 2018.
District Agriculture Development Office in Chautara, Sindhupalchowk. The building was completely destroyed (upper right). The new building (lower right) is ready to provide services for farmers (left).
Palungtar Area Police Office, Gorkha. The old building was damaged by the earthquake (lower center).
Vegetable farming training for livelihood recovery, Sindhupalchowk. 80% of JICA's livelihood support beneficiaries were women.
New breed of goats were distributed to support livelihood recovery. Goat raising training was provided for women in Barpak, Gorkha.
Shree Dharmodaya Secondary School, Mirkot, Gorkha. New buildings will be completed in April 2018.
Students in Temporary Learning Center, Shree Dharmodaya Secondary School, Mirkot, Gorkha.
Shree Path Pradarsak Secondary School, Badikhel, Lalitpur. New buildings with facilities like library and laboratory rooms were handed over in December 2017.
A community meeting for housing reconstruction. JICA's Communtiy Mobilization Program successfully promotes collective reconstruction by rural house owners.
Training for masons, Chautara, Sindhupalchowk. Over 2,000 masons received training with JICA support.
A ‘mobile mason' leading his community's housing reconstruction in Irkhu, Sindhupalchowk
Hanuman Dhoka, Kathmandu Durbar Square. The Aganche Temple was severely damaged and the structure is now supported by wires inside (bottom).
Cultural Heritage Team of Japanese experts and Department of Archeology staff work together to rehabilitate the Aganche Temple.
Japanese technical know-how is transferred to the government counterparts by day-to-day collaborative work.