The case studies in this document are set in different scales and geographies, tackling a wide realmof issues connected to urban housing recovery — locally in Nepal and globally. The case studies arecategorized into three:1. case studies from partner organizations2. case studies from households’ perspective3. global case studiesFive years after Nepal’s earthquake, as we are nearing the end of NRA’s tenure and amidst theprotracted COVID-19 crisis, partners and NRA are exploring NRA’s handover and the shift fromrecovery actors to institutions of development and disaster risk resilience. Considering the progressso far and the challenges and potentials ahead, central themes have been extracted from the casestudies in this document on the critical components that have impacted and will continue to impacturban housing recovery.