Humanitarian Aid: distribution of blankets to cold wave affected people

Country: 
Bangladesh
Region: 
Natore, Nilphamary, Jessore and Bandarban District
Project Duration: 
01/07/2011
Status: 
Completed
Donor(s): 
HOPE'87
Project Description: 

Generally, in Bangladesh during the winter season the temperature remains between 10 to 15 degrees Celsius. In the year 2010 the temperature came down to 4 degrees Celsius and placed the survival of the homeless and the poor in a precarious state, resulting in the deaths of several individuals. In response to this situation HOPE’87 distributed 500 blankets to the most affected people in four districts.