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DISTRIBUTION OF FOOD & NON-FOOD ITEMS (FIs & NFIs) RESIDENTS OF GILGIT-BALTISTAN, PAKISTAN, June 2016.

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M. Ayyub wrote on 02-08-2016

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#EarthquakePakistan2015GilgitBaltistanGMS





DISTRIBUTION OF FOOD & NON-FOOD ITEMS (FIs &
NFIs) TO 
RESIDENTS OF 


GILGIT-BALTISTAN, PAKISTAN







June, 2016







By: Good of Mankind, Switzerland (GMS) 



&  BSDI, Balochistan  



















SUMMARY






Project
Title : Distribution of Food & Non-Food
Items (FIs & NFIs) Residents of Gilgit-Baltistan





June, 2016







Number
of Beneficiaries: 24
Households of Earthquake Affectees Details about beneficiaries are  with GMS now.









Area: District
Ghazar, Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan









Project
Cost : PKR
200,000 (Approx)









Financial
support by Good OF Mankind, Switzerland (GMS)









IP: BSDI, Balochistan & GMS









Project
Manager: Nazir Ahmed
Pandrani , CEO, BSDI, Balochistan. bsdi.jaffarabad@gmail.com















BACKGROUND 


   District Ghazar and its surrounding areas
witnessed a devastated earthquake in September 2015 which left a large number
of people as vulnerable due to harsh weather. Quake has destroyed basic
infrastructure. Local community loss their house belongings along with precious
lives. 


           Earthquake of 7.2 intensity  jolted major cities of Gilgit Baltistan,
including the adjoining northern areas, leaving nearly 300 dead and around
3,000 injured due to building collapses, landslides, stampedes and other
quake-related incidents. Pakistan is located in the Indus-Tsangpo Suture Zone,
which is roughly 200 km north of the Himalaya Front and is defined by an
exposed ophiolite chain along its southern margin. This region has the highest
rates of seismicity and largest earthquakes in the Himalaya region, caused
mainly by movement on thrust faults.













BSDI & GMS EFFORTS



          Balochistan Sustainable Development
Initiative (BSDI), Balochistan with the help of its fellow organization Good of
Mankind Switzerland (GMS) distributed Food Items (FIs) & Non-Food Items
(NFIs) among the quake affectees for their rehabilitation. 24 households were
benefited to avail food and non food items for their survival. The composition
of food & non-food items packages (in sufficient quantity) are as under:-








S#, Composition of FIs & NFIs, Remarks












1. 

 NFIs: Winter Blanket / Quilts & Mattress, Furnace Oil Stoves , Tents for Winter, Water Cooler



























2. 

FIs: Rice, Pulses, Wheat Flour , Rooh Afza (Syrup), Ghee , Matches , Salt , Toilet & Washing Soaps , Red Chilli & Dates






















































          A
proper assessment has been carried out to identify the right beneficiaries for
distribution of food and non-food items. It was small scale project which
collectively decided to meet the initial and immediate need of households in
Ghazar only, at later stage this kind of project be duplicated in other
surrounding areas after proper fundraising by the both organizations.








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