Food & Medical Relief for Flood Victims Pakistan

by Association for Humanitarian Development (AHD)
Flood hit more than 600 villages in Punjab 2014
Flood hit more than 600 villages in Punjab 2014

 

Pakistan Again hit by Floods 2014 as the consequences was not over of 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013

Torrential monsoon rains at the beginning of September 2014 killed at least 89 people in Pakistan's most populous province Punjab and in Pakistani-administered Kashmir. The National Disaster Management Authority warned there was a high risk of flooding in three towns along the Chenab river in Punjab and asked people to leave low-lying and vulnerable areas. Troops have been mobilized for flood relief duties in eastern Punjab. The death toll was likely to rise as reports were coming in of floodwaters sweeping through villages in rural areas. Pakistan has suffered deadly monsoon floods for the last four years – in 2013, 178 people were killed and around 1.5 million affected by flooding around the country.

AHD want to support people affected by floods 2014 on urgent basis and your support will help us to reach FLOOD VICTIS 2014 in Punjab & Sindh.

For more please feel free to get updated information at Ph: +92-22-3860880 Email: info@ahdpak.org

300 villages submerged in flood 2014 Pakistan
300 villages submerged in flood 2014 Pakistan
Women Hand Washing Training near Matli
Women Hand Washing Training near Matli

 

Medical & Health activities by AHD staff in 10 villages near Matli

As the monsoon season starts here in Matli Badin and 2 heavy rain spells appears in the villages near Malti. AHD women staff working took responsibility to share health & hygiene awareness in 10 villages near Matli, women and children together attending the medical and health session and during the session hand washing practice activity conducted in 10 villages, women very happy to know about the proper health & hygiene at their village level.

Further AHD plan to conduct medical and health session in 20 villages in next quarter, we also looking 5-10 medical camps and for that purpose we needs quick funds and support from you all

For more please feel free to contact us at info@ahdpak.org or can call to record your views and suggestions at Ph: +92-22-3860880 

AHD women staff giving health hygine session
AHD women staff giving health hygine session
Women together listening the medical sessions
Women together listening the medical sessions
Old persosn worried about food & grass for animals
Old persosn worried about food & grass for animals

Drought hit 253,580 families in Tharparkar District 

This latest drought hit all 6 Talukas of the district, rendering 253,580 families vulnerable to malnutrition and hunger. Almost all the human and animal population in the district suffered from the severe shortage of food and fodder. Since December 2013, 233 deaths have been reported of which a major portion is children. During the first sixteen days of April 2014, 22 deaths have been of which 9 were children and from December 2013, out of 233 deaths 128 were children. A population of 121,418 is treated as of today.

Since livestock is a major source of livelihood, animal population is severely affected 2,069 animals died and 3,275,184 animals treated. This led to a severe effect on livelihood.

Government agencies and humanitarian actors responded to the situation in a timely manner but a huge damage occurred in this period. As on 14th May, 2014, 85 children have been treated in the district and tehsil hospitals and mobile camps, of 16 were under 5 years. 1,106 OPD patients treated of which 248 were under five, 16 children are treated for malnourishment and 511 patients treated.

Still Needs humanitaria actions in medical, health & food sectors, AHD mobile medical team needs support to have more visits and medical camps in  dorught hit area of Tharparkar Sindh Pakistan 

Women worry about food for children in coming days
Women worry about food for children in coming days

With reference to our past collaboration of Global Giving with AHD for flood victims in 2010 & 2011, the timely support helped flood victims with tents, food, safe drinking water and improve village livelihood security of 2,700 families with safe drinking Nadi filter ....

DROGHT in THARPARKAR 2014

AHD URGENT FUNDS TO SUPPORT DROUGHT HIT FAMILIES OF THARPARKAR DISTRICT

Today our one of staff share the situation of Nagarparkar as very far and scattered area of Tharparkar district, families requesting for food stuff urgently. the drought hit all over district and thousands of families facing the human suffering caused by drought, the provincial government which was engaged in celebrating prodigal Sindh festival last month, took hasty measures and the Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah announced Rs. 0.2 million each for the families of the children who lost their lives in Tharpakar which is not enough.

we at AHD want to mobilize our medical team to droght hit area, in this regard support all support will needed to conduct mdecial camps
the links and news of the Pakistani media

http://www.dnd.com.pk/tag/sc-takes-notice-of-death-of-children-in-tharparkar/

http://tribune.com.pk/story/679913/drought-in-tharparkar-death-toll-reaches-121-in-three-months/

Selection of villages for medical camps
Selection of villages for medical camps

Plan to support 1,000 households with medical help in this winter season

Staff of AHD conducted fresh survey in UC Hajji Sawan and Tharri of Matli Taluka of District Badin to provide them with 20 medical camps, the camps will be organized in villages to cover their women and children affected by floods in the years of 2010, 2011, & 2012 consecutively, the villagers do not have enough food and finance to keep maintain their health and they are looking for help to get medical treatment at their door step

AHD will hire one doctor and along with their medical team will conduct 20 medical camps in the 20 most deserving villages. For this purpose we will needs some 5,000 US $ (fuel of Mobile Veen, medicine, and doctor fees) only. the medical camps will be organized in Jan & Feb 2014 to help poor villagers during winter season.

Mostly women and children suffering the gastro and diherai, fever and skin disease, our medical support will help them to get treatment at their door step, as they do not have nearby basic health facility

for more please feel free to share your views or ask for information, can email or share views at ahdpak@gmail.com or can call at Ph: +92-22-3860880

 

 

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Association for Humanitarian Development (AHD)

Location: Hyderabad, Sindh - Pakistan
Website: http:/​/​www.ahdpak.org
Project Leader:
Khurshid Bhatti
President / CEO
Hyderabad, Sindh Pakistan
$13,020 raised of $155,400 goal
 
196 donations
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