Low Cost Shelter for Flood Victims 2014 Pakistan

 
$2,167 $147,833
Raised Remaining
Now walls constructed by village family
Now walls constructed by village family

 

09 Families constructed walls of their new houses in village Saleh Somaro

 

The awareness has been promoted in some 15 villages and some 09 families prepared new house walls and now ready to put roof as preparation of the incoming moon soon. Women of the said families played role and put mud from outside to construct their walls. Now roof contribution small in kind (Bambos 12 only) will be provided through this project as we have limited budget at present

We want to support more 30 families, for this purpose we need your support to start 30 new houses through the families.

For more please feel free to contact us at ahdpak@gmail.com or can call at Ph: +92-22-3860880  

Village Saleh Somaro women preparing house
Village Saleh Somaro women preparing house
A family looking shelter support for their houses
A family looking shelter support for their houses

 Some 750 Families looking shelter / roofing kits for up gradation their houses

AHD Female staff conducted field visit in the villages of Malhan & Tharri UC to know more about the situation of rural families affected by floods 2012-2013 and provide support of ROOFING KITS by A during 2014. The families looking happy and enjoying their houses constructed or repaired during 2014 with provision of shelter kits for their houses.

The houses constructed during 2013-2014 with the support of AHD are In well use but some of families looking up for the further support to repair or keep maintain their house to be ready for the incoming moon soon season.

The shelter kits one required in some 340 US $ which can help them to again repair or solve their matter till next season. Majority of families also doing repair through the self help basis and we hope remaining poor and vulnerable families will be supported via this program

For more feel free to share your views, we will be happy to answer

Mis. Tahira, women worker of AHD field visit
Mis. Tahira, women worker of AHD field visit
Poor Minority families house damaged
Poor Minority families house damaged

 

The Poor Villagers facing winter in their damaged houses near Tando Ghulam Ali Pakistan

AHD staff conducted a fresh survey in flood affected areas, about 30% families got support from different NGOs and INGOs but still some 40% facing shelter problems, their houses damaged badly, they busy in the agricultural activities and there is no hope for the their house repair. As their family expenses meet hardly. The crop production of rice crop was low as due the water shortage they cultivated only 3 acres of rice crop which is all taken by the landlords as their loan was high.

The families now have only hope for the next season of rice crop and about 700 families asking the support for their houses, shelter kits and roof material will be useful total cost for one family will be only 250 US $, which will be in PKR 25,000 will be enough to purchase roof material or shelter kit

We are looking you cooperation and if needs more info please email at info@ahdpak.org or ahdpak@gmail.com we will be happy to share more info  

Broken houses of poor families
Broken houses of poor families
Some families still living in very poor condition
Some families still living in very poor condition
A Family collecting mud to repair their house
A Family collecting mud to repair their house

 

Wishing for some magic charm for House Repair

A farmer age 30 a resident of Village Haji Sawan, Deh Hanjor, Uc Haji Sawan, Taluka Matli, Badin. He is a tenant farmer and grows crops on his master lands for survival of his family. He was depressed of the conditions he is going on in this time. He used to manage income from farming and make sure his family is living a satisfied life, but all changed after floods 0f 2011. He has a family of 5 including his wife and 2 sons, 1 daughter. He quoted “it all happened so rapidly and changed my life for once and all”. The reason behind all this is debt burden. He and his other brothers share 60 acres of land for farming purposes. Cotton was in fields with cotton balls to harvest but floods 2011 washed away all. Next it was turn of Rabi crop wheat to be sown but standing water in fields didn’t make it possible for him. The lands dried in 3rd month of 2012. He managed to sow Cotton again but rains 2012 made things worse for him. His Cotton fields are again destroyed and AHD team witnessed those fields. At present he is daily looking for some labor to manage his financial needs. When asked from him who will bear the loss expanses he quoted “the master will get all these expanses from us next year when we will be able to harvest crops this or next year, Till  than I am under his debt and borrow money in times when I don’t get labor work even”. He needs support for their HOUSE Repair & agriculture inputs; this is question of his survival. Or he won’t be able to recover from debts and live a dignified life.

To support flood victims donate to this project or send message at ahdpak@gmail.com or Ph: +92-22-3860880

Villagers using their broken houses near matli
Villagers using their broken houses near matli
Livetsock also in temporary shelter
Livetsock also in temporary shelter
The Flood Victims 2011 still waiting support
The Flood Victims 2011 still waiting support
A family happy with repaired house for next rain
A family happy with repaired house for next rain

Mrs. Mohan repaired her house for the next moon soon season 2014 

 

Mrs. Mohan residing near Budho Kmabrani Taluka Matli of District Badin, faced heavy rain 2011 & 2012, her house was damaged 100%  and living in open sky after floods 2012. AHD staff visited the Budho Kambrani UC and share roof material of her family with the support of IOM during early 2013. Within 2 months time period Mrs. Mohan with her husband constructed this house and now they are safe and secure to face the incoming rain season 2014.

Still no. of family or poor women headed families looking support form AHD and we hope you all support will enable is to reach more families with roof / shelter kits

 

For more please feel free to contact at ahdpak@gmail.com

Inside of house well maintained
Inside of house well maintained
Repaired house for next moon soon season
Repaired house for next moon soon season

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating or by subscribing to this project's RSS feed.

donate now:

Make a monthly recurring donation on your credit card. You can cancel at any time.
Make a donation in honor or memory of:
What kind of card would you like to send?
How much would you like to donate?
  • $25
    give
  • $50
    give
  • $75
    give
  • $150
    give
  • $500
    give
  • $1,000
    give
  • $1,500
    give
  • $3,000
    give
  • $25
    each month
    give
  • $50
    each month
    give
  • $75
    each month
    give
  • $150
    each month
    give
  • $500
    each month
    give
  • $1,000
    each month
    give
  • $1,500
    each month
    give
  • $3,000
    each month
    give
  • $
    give
gift Make this donation a gift, in honor of, or in memory of someone?

Project Leader

Khurshid Bhatti

President / CEO
Hyderabad, Sindh Pakistan

Where is this project located?

Map of Low Cost Shelter for Flood Victims 2014 Pakistan