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25 Oct 2012 description
report ShelterBox

Rotarians around the world are celebrating 25 years today since the End Polio Now initiative began.

13 Aug 2012 description
report ShelterBox

In 2011, ShelterBox delivered more than 8,500 disaster relief tents to more than 8,500 refugee families in Kenya and Ethiopia, making it the largest movement of ShelterBox aid that year.

ShelterBox was responding to what many reports said was the worst drought in 60 years in the Horn of Africa, which sparked a severe food crisis.

Families were not only fleeing drought and subsequent famine but also the increasingly unstable situation in Somalia.

21 Jul 2011 description
report ShelterBox

International disaster relief charity, ShelterBox, is standing ready to deploy emergency shelter and supplies to East Africa in response to the growing famine and refugee crisis. Two ShelterBox teams are already on the ground.

ShelterBox Founder and CEO Tom Henderson OBE said: ‘The situation in the Horn of Africa is incredibly complex and it’s imperative the international humanitarian community work in unison to bring aid to those people in need.