Humanitarian aid to vulnerable social groups in Korce

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Program Type Humanitarian aid program in Albania
Project Location Korce, Albania.
Target Group 7.000 poor families (total of 20.000 people) from the village of Korce.
Duration 6 months (1997-1998)
Budget - Funding The total budget came up to 359.313 ECU, with funding received from the European Commission Humanitarian Aid Office (ECHO).
Program state Finished program

The project concerned the provision of humanitarian aid to people suffering extreme poverty, as well as institutions of the wider area.

For the duration of 6 months, 7.000 families received complementary food items (rice, milk powder, lentils, sunflower oil etc.) and the local hospital was provided with personal hygiene items and washing detergents, such as soap, chlorine, alcohol etc. The distribution of the personal hygiene items was accompanied by lessons regarding their use, by specialised personnel.