Participation of Shirkat Gah in a Meeting with the President of Pakistan

Venue:         President House, Islamabad
Date and time:     September 29th,   4.00- 6.00 p.m.
Participants:        60 Organizations (including Shirkat Gah – Women’s Resource Centre),      Women Ministers, Women Parliamentarians and Bureaucrats participated.
Subject:         Roundtable meeting of prominent women, and a few men (Ministers etc.)         who were working or were related to the flood response.
Objective:         To discuss and evolve a comprehensive strategy for the rehabilitation of    flood affectees in general and women and children in particular.
Continue reading “Participation of Shirkat Gah in a Meeting with the President of Pakistan”

Flood Relief Update Strengthening Participatory Organization (SPO) SINDH -31st August 2010

Karachi Region

  • Provided assistance to more than 1000 people in evacuation to safer places.
  • From 15th up to 25th August provided purified drinking water facility to four camps of Tehsil Thatta of 600 liters daily to about 3000 people.
  • Distributed food items among 100 families
  • Also providing drinking water through water tankers to four camps at Makli, Thatta-Also continue
  • Also distributed 100 jerry cans among 100 families
  • Also distributed biscuits and milk among 200 families particularly for children.
  • Camp cleaning initiative has been taken, also hygiene kit is provided to 100 families
  • Information cell is established and operational for 24 hours round the clock.

Continue reading “Flood Relief Update Strengthening Participatory Organization (SPO) SINDH -31st August 2010”