Turning the Tide: Community Recovery in Bihar

 
$825
$69,075
Raised
Remaining

Turning the Tide: Community Recovery in Bihar

Turning the Tide:  Community Recovery in Bihar
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A new tube well will provide fresh water

A new tube well will provide fresh water
A newly tapped well spews muddy water, which will soon run clean and clear, providing safe drinking water to this community of flood surivivors. (view small | med | large | orig)

Children wait patiently while in camp

Children wait patiently while in camp
While their parents line up to get food, medicine and supplies, these children wait in their tent at the relief camp, safe and dry at last. (view small | med | large | orig)

A family takes shelter under a tarpulin

A family takes shelter under a tarpulin
Tarpulins provide important - if temporary - shelters for families while they wait for flood waters to recede. (view small | med | large | orig)

Children pose proudly by new well

Children pose proudly by new well
This new well supplies water to a large relief camp, saving them the dangerous walk through dirty, snake-infested waters to the only other well in the area. (view small | med | large | orig)

New mother poses with her baby

New mother poses with her baby
This mother gave birth as the flood waters surged. Both mother and child are receiving medical care, food and support at an ActionAid relief camp. (view small | med | large | orig)

Couple waits for news of family members

Couple waits for news of family members
People arrive at relief camps in search of safety. Once there, they begin the harrowing process of trying to find their family members in the midst of crowds and chaos. This couple was reunited with their son the following day. (view small | med | large | orig)

Sarita Devi

Sarita Devi
Photo from Progress Report 'Our final report on 2008 Bihar Floods' (view small | med | large | orig)

Bihar Land March 2010

Bihar Land March 2010
Photo from Progress Report 'Our final report on 2008 Bihar Floods' (view small | med | large | orig)

livelihood initiative Project for floods victims

livelihood initiative Project for floods victims
Photo from Progress Report 'Bihar Floods- Two Years Later' (view small | med | large | orig)

Funded

Thanks to 21 donors like you, a total of $825 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Project Leader

Amy Leichtman

Program Manager
Washington, DC United States

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