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Emergency Grant Aid to Nepal for the Earthquake Damage

May 1, 2015

1. The Government of Japan will provide Emergency Grant Aid of 14 million US dollars to support the Government of Nepal in light of the massive damage caused by the earthquake occurred on April 25.

2. Considering the growing emergency humanitarian needs in Nepal, the Government of Japan announced the extension of Emergency Grant Aid of 1 billion Japanese yen (over 8 million US dollars) on April 27. The additional extension this time is to expand the scale of our assistance.

3. The Government of Japan will swiftly implement the aid and continue to put efforts in providing seamless and effective assistance to the extent possible including in the stage of recovery and reconstruction.

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