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Month: June 2015

Shelters for Nepal

Shelters for Nepal

Gestalt in  Nepal was taking action to support the victims of the earthquakes. Besides the psychological help for the people, there was a big need for shelters in the first place. Houses are totally damaged and inhabitable. The raining season is about to start. People are in need of shelters. We decided to help. So we are raising funds for shelters. We discovered a cheap and good solution. One shelter is 120.00€  and can housing a family of 8 people. With the help…

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Earthquakes 25th of April and May 2015

Earthquakes 25th of April and May 2015

2015 will be remembered for ever. Nepal was hit by two big and by more than 60 smaller shocks during the last month. People were in shock by those devastating events. About 390.000 habitants from Kathmandu left the Kathmandu Valley to other districts to take care for their family and look for safety. On the other hand  about 250.000 came from out of the valley and found themselves a shelter by family or in open air. Schools were closed for…

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