Field Ready's work began in Nepal after the severe 2015 earthquake. This resulted in around 9,000 deaths and thousands of people were displaced. Nepal ranks as one of the poorest countries in the world making it very difficult to deal with the aftermath of the massive earthquake.
Nepal After the Earthquake
Field Ready determined how they could contribute to medium and long-term recovery, reconstruction and disaster risk reduction efforts. In December of 2015 a team deployed to meet ongoing challenges in health, water, shelter and livelihoods. Field Ready has been able to make significant leads in Nepal, here are some of the projects!
Andrew Lamb, Innovation Advisor on a needs assessment