RECONSTRUCTION OF THE DISTRICT HEALTH OFFICE IN BAGH

Project RECONSTRUCTION OF THE DISTRICT HEALTH OFFICE IN BAGH
Objectives
Project Partners -
Activities

The team along with other aid agencies provided emergency relief to the affected population, and stayed to continue working with the locals into the rehabilitation and reconstruction phase of the disaster cycle.

Locations Bagh City
Period since 2005
Accomplishments

Background

The reconstruction of the health centre in Bagh was in response to the 2005 Kashmir earthquake, where an estimated 8,000 people lost their lives and another 83,000 lost their homes. MERCY Malaysia responded to the disaster in 2005 by sending a team of medical and logistic volunteers within 48 hours post earthquake