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SHELTER & NFI

Having shelter provides one with a feeling of safety and privacy. It is a space that provides protection from cold, humidity, heat, rain, wind, and other risks for human health. The shelter also contains all of a people’s belongings and ensures that they can live their everyday life in dignity.

Conflicts and natural disasters force people to leave their safe homes and flee in search of shelter far from dangers. Moving front lines, unstable economic and social situation in regions make it impossible to settle down safely in one place. People who flee their homes as a result of war must leave their homes, belongings and lives behind.

For many people, the provision of non-food items constitutes necessary aid, which improves their health, safety, privacy, and dignity. All of this is necessary to provide the people in IDP’s camps with safe living conditions.

 

 

WHAT DOES THE POLISH HUMANITARIAN ACTION DO?

We undertake actions that provide shelter and base necessities to those who are in urgent need. We provide the most basic items of everyday use, such as plastic sheeting, cooking sets, blankets, jerry cans, sleeping mats, sanitary items and shelter. To people who were forced to leave their houses, we distribute kits to build temporary shelters.

To provide access to safe shelter and non-food items we:

  • provide people with the materials to build shelters (tarpaulin, tents, construction materials)
  • we rebuild and repair houses (by using locally-available materials and technologies, but we also improve the houses’ resistance to natural disasters)
  • we distribute products of everyday need (containing basic NFI kits, cleaning supplies, and hygiene products)

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2018 – SOUTH – SUDAN – NFI

Project duration:  01.05.2018 - 30.10.2018

Location: Wau, Western Bahr el Ghazal, South Sudan

Donor: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

As part of the project, the Polish Humanitarian Organization distributes temporary shelters and tents and other basic necessities to provide a safe haven and basic equipment for the internally displaced persons inside the country. In addition, we conduct workshops on the correct and effective use of distributed items. Impact: 20,000 people
2018 – SOUTH- SUDAN- WATER

Project duration: 20.03.2018 - 19.09.2019

Location: Uror and Jonglei States, South Sudan

Donor: Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF)

The project’s aim is to provide access to clean and safe water, sanitation and personal hygiene improvement of internally displaced, repatriating people and local communities in Uror and Jonglei States. 17 water supplies will be renovated.  We will build new sanitation technologies, including hand-washing stations or latrines in camps, food centres and schools.  Water measures will be supported by hygiene promoting campaigns, training for hygiene consultants and hygiene kits distribution (soap, buckets, water pills, menstrual hygiene kit). Impact: 20,000 people.
2018/2019 – SOUTH – SUDAN – WATER

Project duration: 24.05.2018 – 24.05.2019

Location: Bor, Jonglei State, South Sudan

Donor: UNICEF

We streamline WASH Cluster, through water, hygiene and washing facilities co-ordination. We aim to improve effectiveness and efficiency in delivering aid to residents of Jonglei State, who are most in need. The project scope includes hygiene promotion i.a. through Global Handwashing Day, World Toilet Day or World Water Day celebration.  We also organise quarterly workshops focused on reporting and management of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR). These workshops aim to help decide on early action plan and prepare local communities for future crises. Impact: 225,000 people.
2018 – UKRAINE – WASH

Project duration:  19.03.2018 – 19.08.2018

Location: Luhansk Oblast, Western Ukraine

Donor: Project funded from organisation's own resources

As part of the project, we improve sanitation infrastructure in 10 institutes for children and elderly (schools, care homes). Hygiene promoting campaigns are also available to these groups.  The project also includes training courses for teachers and parents from 25 schools. We also provide small hygiene bundles. Impact: 16,575 people.
2018 – KENYA – DEVELOPMENT

Project duration: 01.04.2018 - 31.12.2018 Location: Machakos, Makueni and Kitui Counties Donor: Polish Aid

This project corresponds to local farmers in Kenya, living in regions with equatorial, dry climate.  The aim of the project is to increase water accessibility, improve sanitation, increase awareness of methods and techniques to protect water supplies from negative climate changes.  The above work can increase local farmers employability and work efficiency.  As a result help will be provided to: 5670 people.
2018 – South Sudan – WATER

Project duration: 20.03.2018 - 19.09.2018

Location: Uror County, Jonglei State, South Sudan

Donor: Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF)

We support returnees and host community have timely and safe access to sufficient quantity of water for domestic use and personal hygiene. We offer practice safe sanitation and hygiene in a dignified and safe environment. Impact: 20 000 people.
2018/2019 – South Sudan – Water

Project duration: 1.04.2018 - 31.03.2019

Location: All the States if applicable, South Sudan

Donor:  ECHO

As part of the project, we renovate water supplies and provide access to water during crisis situations.  We create and provide training to Water Committees, who are responsible for water infrastructure repair, maintenance and management.  We provide first need products , repair tools and spare parts. We build latrines in schools and other public places. We create and implement new waste disposal systems and initiate clean-up activities in local communities. Impact: 85,000 people. 
2017/2018 – Syria – Water

Project duration: 01.07.2017 – 19.08.2018

Location: Idleb, Al Ma’ra, Saraqeb, Jabal Saman, Syria

DonorNorwegian Church Aid (NCA)

The project scope includes a wide range of activities related to safe water access and adequate sanitation.  We build, repair and maintain water supply networks, water tanks and stations, provide water generators and panel. This project also entails good hygiene promotion. Impact: 113,726 people.
2018 – Iraq- PROTECTION

Project duration: 01.05.2018 – 31.12.2018

Location: Erbil, Dohuk, Sulaymaniyah, Iraq

Donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland (Polish Aid)

Actively involved in this project is Polish Emergency Response Team in Kurdistan, who continually analyse crisis migration and people affected by it. Upon needs assessment of people migrating, they provide financial grants to those most in need.  In addition, they provide legal advice, entrepreneurial training programs and micro-business development funding. Impact: 4,104 people.W efekcie pomoc otrzyma 4104 osóbThe Project is co-financed by the Polish development cooperation programme of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland.
2018 – Ukraine – Protection

Project duration: 01.01.2018 – 31.12.2018 Location: East Ukraine Donor: Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Polish Aid)

We help internally displaced persons and host communities. We provide lawyer counselling, social counselling, career mentoring, vocational courses, open meetings on entrepreneurship and psychological consultation. We also provide monthly cash grants for those who are in the greatest need. As a result, 3 000 people will be reached with our aid. The Project is co-financed by the Polish development cooperation programme of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland.
2017/2018 – Somalia – Water

Project duration: 01.11.2017 – 30.08.2018

Location: Banaadir Region, Lower Shabelle, Middle Shabelle in South Central County, Somalia

Donor: UNICEF

We deliver hygiene products to internally displaced people, affected by humanitarian crisis. We provide access to temporary water supplies by offering water vouchers and providing bulk water deliveries. We increase access to safe water in schools, education and medical centres, build latrines and promote good hygiene practices.  We sustain and support crisis coordination mechanisms. Impact: 176,644 people.
2017/2018 – Somalia – Water

Project duration: 01.04.2017 – 31.03.2018

Location: Banaadir Region, Lower Shabelle, Middle Shabelle in South Central County, Somalia

Donor:  ECHO

We provide clean water access to internally displaced people in both, official and emergency camps.  People most in need receive our financial aid. We monitor water supplies, develop water and sanitation infrastructure and provide training in servicing and maintaining it.  We build temporary latrines; provide training to hygiene consultants and water committees.  We organise hygiene promoting campaigns in camps and other institutes supporting internally displaced people.  We provide hygiene bundles. Impact: 96,000 people.
EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM

Our aim is to provide professional humanitarian aid to all those who have been affected by humanitarian crises.Immediate, adequate and effective response is possible thanks to the Emergency Response Team (ERT).  

It is made up of specialists who are ready to immediately set off for regions affected by a humanitarian crisis. The team members have the knowledge and skills which are indispensable for making an accurate assessment of the needs, for making decisions about what kind of assistance should be provided and for effectively co-ordinating all activities in the places where they work.
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