Vulnerability assessment helps to inform Shelter Cluster’s recovery strategy after the Nepal earthquakes

The devastating earthquakes which struck Nepal on 25 April and 12 May affected the lives of 8 million people i.e. almost one-third of the country’s population. In the direct aftermath of the first earthquake, REACH was deployed to Nepal in Read more…

Cyclone Pam: Results of shelter and settlements assessment in Vanuatu

Following Cyclone Pam, which caused widespread damage when it struck Vanuatu on March 13th 2015, REACH teams were on the ground to implement a detailed inter-agency shelter and settlements vulnerability assessment in partnership with the Global Shelter Cluster. The aim of the assessment was threefold: Read more…