Dhurba Pokharel, 31, a returnee migrant in Putalibazar, had already spent 7 years in Saudi Arabia as a supervisor in a gas plant when he was forced to return home due to the global pandemic.
UNDP is working with its partners to combat the spread of the disease and to support the most affected countries where health systems are weakest and people are at their most vulnerable.
UNDP Accelerator Lab in Nepal has closely been analyzing the trends and signals of COVID-19 impact in the country. It was observed that series of nationwide lockdowns and travel restrictions imposed by both first and second wave of COVID in Nepal affected the lives and livelihoods of farmers due to the lack of market linkages.
The earthquake of 2015 claimed 9,000 lives and brought down more than 800,000 houses in 32 districts across Nepal. More than 70,000 houses were damaged alone in the Gorkha district alone, where UNDP has been working since on supporting an ambitious and innovative reconstruction program.
The Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs (MOLJPA) and United Nations Development Programme in Nepal (UNDP) signed the “Enhancing Access to Justice through Institutional Reform Project II (A2J II)” for the period from 2021 till 2026 on 2 December.
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This MPI Report 2021 is based on the Nepal Mul- tiple Indicator Cluster Survey Report (NMICS) 2019. The MPI covers a subset of priorities ar- ticulated in the current 15th Plan, Sustainable Development Goals: Status and Roadmap 2016- 2030 Report and Constitution of Nepal 2015.

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67.91%

Nepalese are literate

18.7 %

of Nepalese are living under poverty line

87.55%

of Nepalis have access to electricity

0.587

Human development Index

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