Nepal: A year after the earthquakes

A spotlight on nepali women and girls, their stories and their solutions

... Every day, come early afternoon, the Dangals take a walk back to the spot where their house used to be before the earthquake: today a cherry blossom tree is in full bloom next to a pile of rubble. “This is where our house used to be,” says Bishnu Maya, who is unable to rebuild because they don’t have enough money. But hope lives on. One day Bishnu Maya is hopeful she will be able to go back to her old life, her home, and bring her family together again...

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Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Nepal

Subject area(s): Disaster risk reduction

Resource type: Photo essays; Books

Publication year: 2016

Number of pages: 31