Date of Survey: Thursday 15th August 2013. Time: 10:00 hrs. – 18:00 hrs.
Area assessed: Tehsil Jampur, Tehsil Rojhan – District Rajanpur.
PartnerAid Rapid Assessment Team:
Ishtiaq Ahmad – Program Manager.
Ashar Munir - Field Finance Officer.
Situation still dire as malnutrition and death rates remain high
PAI enlarges help for Pakistan
The number of people affected by the flood is rising steadily. At the moment we count 21 million people, which is about the population of New York! 10 million are unsheltered according to the recent information from the UN. Compared to other disasters of the last decade this sets a new, tragic record.
Neu-Anspach(Frankfurt)/El Fasher - Due to the recent clashes in North Darfur, the PAI Program Office Sudan has ceased operations in the Khazan Tunger area, south-west of El Fahser. The suspension of activities leaves about 20.000 people without medical care.
On the 15th of September, PAI received an eyewitness account from a reliable source that the primary health care clinic in Khazan Tunger had been razed when four adjacent villages were burned and looted by an armed group.
El-Fasher / Frankfurt , 14.09.2008 - Since 4 years Partner Aid International ( PAI) is active in North Darfur / Sudan crisis area. In early 2008 PAI has restarted its medical care activities in the region of Khazan Tunjur, after a halt of its work for several month it this area.
New violence in the region around Khazan Tunjur , since a week prevent any medical care for the population living west of Al-Fashir.
Several eye witness reports say that a clinic as well as 4 surrounding villages have been burned down on Sunday Morning.
Emergency Relief Gokdan Union Council, Kech District, Balochistan, Pakistan
The Balochistan branch of Partner Aid International intends to contribute to the emergency response in southern Baluchistan, Pakistan by providing relief supplies in the form of food rations and shelter to the affected households of the Gokdan Union Council of the Kech district. The Gokdan Union Council just outside the city of Turbat was devastated by floods as a result of the cyclone Yemyin and the storms it produced.