Reconstruction Program initiated in Bajrabarahi
Lumanti Support Group for Shelter has initiated its program to support the earthquake survivors in Bajrabarahi Municipality. On the program organized in Thecho on 7th August 2016 to brief about its reconstruction programs, the participants talked about the issues, challenges and opportunities for the reconstruction process. During the program, the discussion was more focused on exploring the possibilities of housing reconstruction for the families without the land tenure. The participants from the communities stressed the need of traditional settlement relevant bylaws.
The Municipality and ward offices agreed to ease the process of creating new building bylaws contextual to the traditional core areas by arranging a technical discourse with the technical persons from Lumanti and Municiplaity and make quick approvals through the local citizen council body.
Around 25 people including Chief Executive Officer of Bajrabarahi Municipality along with representatives from project focused wards of the Municipality, political party representatives, community people, local partners like Thecho Mahila Jagaran Saving and Credit Cooperative and team from have shared their ideas and views on the various issues related to core urban area for reconstruction.