A further 7,100 households (35,500 individuals) participated in the NFI/cash winterization assistance programme, bringing the total to 94,000 households (470,000 individuals). This assistance package consists of one high thermal blanket for each person, a stove or USD 50 cash in-lieu of a stove for each household, and heating fuel through ATM cards, fuel cards or vouchers worth USD 100 for each of the five winter-months.
Also, 11,500 households (57,500 individuals) were assisted with the winterization-NFI in-kind packages donated by the State of Qatar. The package consists of a blanket and mattress per person, two plastic sheets, two jerry cans, a heating stove, a hygiene kit and vouchers for 200 litres of heating fuel per family.
Newcomers' winterization assistant reached 16,670 newcomers, providing each family with high thermal blankets, stoves and one-off cash support of USD 100 to cover heating fuel.
Core relief items for newcomers reached 40,585 individuals, providing each family with one blanket per person, four mattresses, one kitchen set, and one hygiene/baby kit.