Disaster Housing Assistance for the Flood Affected Families of Syce Mandi (Risalpur) – District Nowshera” July – September 2012 Location: Syce Mandi (Risalpur) District Nowhsera Donor: MISEREOR
In District Nowshera, Syce Mandi (Risalapur) is among one of the worse hit areas; this area is comprised of Mohallah Fazal Ganj, Madina Colony, Ismailabad and Misalabad. Right after floods ICDI with the support of MISEREOR launched relief activities that provided Health, Hygiene and Winterization support to approximately 1200 people of this area.
In March 2012, ICDI carried out an extensive Damage & Need Assessment survey and indentified 104 families who needed immediate housing support. As an initiative to reduce their vulnerability, ICDI recommended 35 most vulnerable families of this area to be given support of 1 room and 1 low cost latrine.
In July 2012, the project “Disaster Housing Assistance for the Flood Affected Families of Syce Mandi (Risalpur) – District Nowshera” started with the support of MISEREOR.
The overall objective of the project is;
“To provide support in construction of 27 rooms and 25 low cost latrines for the 35 most vulnerable floods (2010) affected families of Syce Mandi (Risalpur), which will improve their living and hygiene situation”. In the long-term ICDI’s objective is to provide the same package to remaining vulnerable families of this area.