BIFD Volunteers in-Action
Pakistan has been hit by the worst floods in decades – nearly 16 million people have been affected according to the Government of Pakistan. BIFD is in efforts to collect informations about vicitims of unprecedent loods in Balochistan's remote areas.
Though there is alot of media attention to the vicitims in rest of the provinces but by large Balochistan situation remains underreported.
The situation There is a desperate need for temporary shelter, clean drinking water and toilets to avert a public health catastrophe. People also need medical care and basic food items.
People in the flood's wake were already desperately poor and what little possessions they had have been washed away. The extent of this crisis is only slowly emerging. Rain has continued to fall in some areas, flood waters are still moving south, and the more villages that are reached the grimmer the picture becomes.
BIFD is there, BIFD with very meger resource but with support of more the 200 volunteers on the ground providing clean water, temporary shelters and basic mediciens to the flood affectees in the hardest-hit areas.