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Aid distributed to people affected by drought in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, 19th April 2014 (WAM) - In keeping with the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE Project to Aid Pakistan has announced distribution of 1,500 tons of food relief to 20,000 drough - affected families in Tharparkar district of Pakistan's Sindh Province.

The management of the project said that Sheikh Khalifa's initiative was the first international humanitarian response to the sever drought which hit region and affected over 1.2 million people there.

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Pakistan: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 25 | 21 March – 18 April 2014

Partners are currently reaching only 25 per cent of the estimated 130,000 children who require life-saving nutrition support drought-affected Tharparkar and surrounding districts in Sindh.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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Sindh PDMA Situation Update, 16 April 2014

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GOVERNMENT OF SINDH
REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT
PROVINCIAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT
AUTHORITY
Karachi Dated: 16th April, 2014

SITUATION UPDATE (2200 Hours)

  • The relief activities in drought affected districts are in full swing. PDMA Sindh has so far provided 53,000 Family Ration Bags; 27000 to Tharparkar, 10,000 to Umerkot, 8,000 to Sanghar and 8,000 Family Ration Bags to district Khairpur.

  • PDMA Sindh has fully met the districts’ requirement of ration bags i.e. 53000.

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Afghanistan Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 26 | 01 – 31 March 2014

While the overall precipitation pattern for the growing season is still unclear, food security partners need to monitor the situation very closely from March to June - the most critical for rainfall in the wheat growing season.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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United Nations humanitarian fund releases US$9.5 million for critical aid operations in North-Western Pakistan

(Islamabad, 10 April 2014): The United Nations' Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) has allocated US$9.5 million (920 million Pakistani rupees) to help meet the needs of the more than 1 million people who remain displaced in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) in Pakistan due to insecurity.

The funding comes at a crucial time, as significant humanitarian needs remain in KP and FATA, yet aid agencies have limited resources to meet those needs.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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CERF Quarterly Update - January - March 2014

The largest allocations were provided to address critical needs in CAR and South Sudan. The donor community has contributed $220.7 million to CERF so far for 2014, one of the largest amounts since its launch in 2006.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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Sindh PDMA Situation Update, 15 April 2014

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GOVERNMENT OF SINDH
REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT
PROVINCIAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT
AUTHORITY
Karachi Dated: 15th April, 2014

SITUATION UPDATE (2200 Hours)

  • The relief activities in drought affected districts are in full swing. PDMA Sindh has so far provided 53,000 Family Ration Bags; 27000 to Tharparkar, 10,000 to Umerkot, 8,000 to Sanghar and 8,000 Family Ration Bags to district Khairpur.

  • PDMA Sindh has fully met the districts’ requirement of ration bags i.e. 53000.

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Sindh PDMA Situation Update, 14 April 2014

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GOVERNMENT OF SINDH

REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT

PROVINCIAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY

Karachi Dated: 14th April, 2014

SITUATION UPDATE (2200 Hours)

 The relief activities in drought affected districts are in full swing. PDMA Sindh has so far provided 53,000 Family Ration Bags; 27000 to Tharparkar, 10,000 to Umerkot, 8,000 to Sanghar and 8,000 Family Ration Bags to district Khairpur.

 PDMA Sindh has fully met the districts’ requirement of ration bags i.e. 53000.

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World + 39 others
Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 8 – 15 April

The Global Overview collates information from a range of sources and displays it in a manner that allows for quick comparison of different humanitarian crises.

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Securing Sexual and Reproductive Health of drought-affected communities in the Sindh Arid Zone, Pakistan

April 8, 2014 New Delhi: Thar Desert of the Province of Sindh, Pakistan is under a severe drought since November 2013 affecting several towns and their population. The resultant crop failure has further triggered a severe shortage of food fodder and water which has taken a huge toll on the population’s health, particularly children and infants.

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Sindh PDMA Situation Update, 9 April 2014

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 The relief activities in drought affected districts are in full swing. PDMA Sindh has so far provided 51,000 Family Ration Bags; 27000 to Tharparkar, 10,000 to Umerkot, 8,000 to Sanghar and 6,000 Family Ration Bags to district Khairpur.

 Till to date, 253,580 families in Tharparkar, 10615 families in Sanghar, 29,450 in Umerkot and 5000 families in Khairpur district have been provided 50kg wheat bags by concerned District Administration.

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Sindh PDMA Situation Update, 8 April 2014

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GOVERNMENT OF SINDH REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT PROVINCIAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY Karachi Dated: 8th April, 2014

SITUATION UPDATE

 The relief activities in drought affected districts are in full swing. PDMA Sindh has so far provided 50,000 Family Ration Bags; 27000 to Tharparkar, 10,000 to Umerkot, 8,000 to Sanghar and 5,000 Family Ration Bags to district Khairpur.

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Pakistan: KP and FATA - Who, What, Where - (January 2014)

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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Sindh PDMA Situation Update, 6 April 2014

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SITUATION UPDATE

  • The relief activities in drought affected districts are in full swing. PDMA Sindh has so far provided 48,000 Family Ration Bags; 27000 to Tharparkar, 10,000 to Umerkot, 8,000 to Sanghar and 3,000 Family Ration Bags to district Khairpur.

  • Till to date, 253,580 families in Tharparkar, 9876 families in Sanghar, 29,450 in Umerkot and 5000 families in Khairpur district have been provided 50kg wheat bags by concerned District Administration.

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World + 42 others
Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 1 – 8 April

The Global Overview collates information from a range of sources and displays it in a manner that allows for quick comparison of different humanitarian crises.

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Sindh PDMA Situation Update, 4 April 2014

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Tharparkar Drought Sindh - Situation Report – 24 (covering period till 4 April 2014 1400 hrs)

Government of Pakistan

National Disaster Management Authority (Prime Minister’s Office)

ISLAMABAD

 Affected Areas. Mithi, Chachro, Dahli, Diplo, Islamkot and Nagar Parkar (19,638 Sq Km).

 Relief Provisioning. Details of relief provided are attached at Annex “A”.

 Medical Support. Details of medical support / medical evacuations and treatments are attached at Annex “B”.

 Map of Drought Affected Area. Attached at Annex “C”.

 Relief provided in other Areas. Attached at Annex “D”.

 Relief

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Tharparkar Drought Sindh - Situation Report – 23 (covering period till 3rd April 2014 1500 hrs)

Relief

  • Rs. 1 Billion announced by the Honourable Prime Minister of Pakistan as relief package

  • 120,000 Wheat Bags (50kg each) mobilized by Government of Sindh, valued at Rs. 429 Million.

  • A compensation of Rs. 200,000 for each child having died during the calamity has been announced by Government of Sindh.