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Nepal earthquake: Rescue and recovery efforts

Rescue workers struggled to reach many remote villages after a 7.8-magnitude in Nepal destroyed the region, killing thousands. Here is the latest news of recovery efforts, the growing death toll, and inspiring stories of survival.


Paramedic: International USAR teams arrive too late to save lives For catastrophic disasters in developing countries it's time to rethink the USAR and aid response from high-income nations. Full Story

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Rescue workers still welcome as Nepal shifts to reconstruction 4,050 rescue workers from 34 different nations have provided rescue assistance, emergency medical care and supply distribution. Full Story
Hope in Nepal as 2 are rescued 5 days after quake A 15-year-old boy and a woman in her 20s were found in the debris, bringing joy to rescuers and providing hope for more survivors. Full Story
Teen extricated from rubble 5 days after Nepal quake Nepalese rescuers, supported by a U.S. disaster response team, worked for hours to free the dazed and dusty teen. Full Story
How drones are helping in Nepal earthquake response Drones are being for comprehensive data collection and mapping of the destruction to aid in damage assessment and rescue efforts in the wake of the disaster. Full Story
4 important considerations for victims of collapsed structures Rescuers need to anticipate specific medical problems as they encounter patients in a collapsed structure or debris pile. Full Story
Nepal quake death toll tops 4,000 as other countries send aid Rescue workers are still struggling to reach mountain villages two days after the 7.8 earthquake as many countries send medical teams to Nepal. Full Story

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