The team, led by Noriyasu OKAYAMA, who speaks Nepali and has vast experience working in Nepal, is scheduled to arrive at Kathmandu airport on the following day.
The powerful earthquake has killed more than 3,300 people and affected 8 million people (*source: UNOCHA 2015/4/27), leaving the stricken area in shortage of everything from water, food, blanket, medication, sanitation, shelter.
The AAR team will immediately start needs assessment on arrival and will start relief operation.
Your support is highly appreciated to support the people in Nepal.
AAR Japan Emergency Response Team
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