This project seeks to provide aid to 612 families or 3,060 people, displaced in Kwilu, Sankuru and Lomami. Since August 2016, 1.4 million inhabitants of Grand Kasai, which represents 34% of the total internally displaced perspons in DRC, have been forced from their homes, escaping violence perpetrated by a variety of armed actors. Within the whole country, around 2 million children under 5 are facing severe malnutrition and 660,000 people are at risk of cholera. The World Food Programme has said that 42 percent of households in Kasai, Kasai-Central and KasaiOriental are food insecure. This project is located in Kwilu, Sankuru and Lomami.
Delivering assistance in health, water, sanitation and hygiene, shelter and non-food items for internally displaces persons will help reduce further deterioration of humanitarian conditions for the most vulnerable, and being to allow people to settle into temporary settings.
This prooject seeks to provide aid to 612 families or 3,060 people.