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Across Nepal there has been a huge amount of damage. In the northern part of Gorkha, at the epicentre of the earthquake, we believe up to 90 per cent of houses have been damaged or destroyed.

We have been working with thousands of people in these communities for many years and will be using our contacts and experience to help relief efforts in the region.

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Nepal earthquake - update

We are establishing the level of damage in the areas in which we work and co-ordinating our response to the disaster

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Nepal earthquake

Rural communities we work with in Gorkha district and elsewhere have been devastated by the earthquake and we will be launching an appeal to help them.

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Practical Action CEO to step down

Simon Trace has announced he will be leaving Practical Action in October after ten years in the role of CEO.

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