We dedicate this handbook to the beneficiaries of our program which displays some ways, ideas and basic information about the safe practices to improve critical shelters, through providing trainings and education for the beneficiaries who are not specialists in the construction, by guiding them to improve the shelter to live with dignity and Taking into consideration the safety of children and the protection of both sexes as much as possible.
This booklet provides basic information about site planning and gender-based violence risks in sites hosting displaced populations, and is targeted at field practitioners. It also provides practical guidance for measures which can be taken to reduce risks to affected populations in and around camps and sites. These guidelines are the result of work done by IOM for the Global Shelter Cluster.
This booklet provides basic critical shelter rehabilitation guidelines for repairs and upgrades, and step-by-step maintenance instructions in accordance with international humanitarian standards. IOM’s shelter unit intervention programme targeted a total of 700 critical shelters and returnees damaged houses throughout the northern, central and southern regions in Iraq.
The Sealing-off Kit (SOK) is a package that includes essential items to seal and upgrade short-term shelters, such as abandoned/unfinished buildings, collective shelters,and damaged houses. The SOK includes items such as construction materials, tools, fixings, and personal safety equipments. The SOK is designed to provide:
1. protection from the weather conditions;
2. improved privacy and dignity;
3. health, security and safety measures.
Porin is Your Home | Don’t wait for others to clean it.
You live here and it is your home now. If cigarette butts are on the floor, if the garbage bins are filled with waste food, if the walking paths are filled with snow and ice, it is you who will live in it. Be conscious, come forward and help Porin administration and other organizations in cleaning your home.
Children and Family Hub at the WRTC
During the transit children also suffer long travels
It is their right to play and rest