UNICEF Pakistan Update 2012 Floods: Needs and Response 5 - 18 December 2012
4.8 million people have been affected by the 2012 monsoon floods, according to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA).
UNICEF KEY ACHIEVEMENTS SINCE SEPTEMBER 2012
505,367 people reached with safe drinking water
423,363 people provided with hygiene messages
227,160 children treated for diarrhea by Lady Health Workers
155,533 children and 66,887 pregnant and lactating women screened for malnutrition
67,667 insecticide-treated bednets distributed
33,748 children enrolled in 480 Temporary Learning Centres
11,617 children and 3,601 women attending Protective Learning and Community Emergency Services (PLaCES)
UNICEF is the lead agency for coordination for WASH, Education (with Save the Children), Nutrition and Child Protection. UNICEF is providing 94% of the Education Cluster response and 60% of the WASH Cluster water supply response.