Worst Flooding in a Decade Hits Western Nepal
Nepal has sought international help worth US $3.58 million to provide emergency relief. But urgently needed medical help and food aid has not extended to the most remote areas, even as flooding and landslides continue to make their situation more precarious.
UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, “Nepal: Isolated Flood Victims Forgotten by Relief Appeal,” IRIN News, 5 September 2006.
UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, “Nepal: Victims of Floods Desperate for Food Aid,” IRIN News, 4 September 2006.