PROKRITI has more than 20 years of experience of providing humanitarian support especially to the affected poor victims of natural disasters and climate changed (extreme cold season). Under this humanitarian aid support, PROKRITI successfully implemented a good number of projects (organize satellite clinics, relief material distribution, post-flood rehabilitation, built safe latrine, installed tube-well, built shelter, provide agriculture seed, etc.), supported by Bikrampur Society New York, USA, our organization members & personal donors . In recent past few years, PROKRITI successfully responded to the massive disaster and extreme cold, like Food 4 Life project that provides 80000 kg’s of rice & potato to 1550 families, Emergency response to COVID-19 & flood-affected victims, Winter Campaign in Dhaka and Chittagong divisions ensured live-saving materials and nutritious food supplement.
During the recent corona virus (COVID-19) pandemic, we all are gravely concerned by this situation since the daily lives, health and wellbeing of all the people are badly affected and day by day the situation was worsted and this result in major hindrances by aggressively putting more people into poverty, and another setback for the country was to address the economic crisis which leads to hunger and starvation.
In this situation, PROKRITI came forward voluntarily with its own resources in Fabruary’20 has implemented a number of interventions to address on health crisis & mass awareness campaign on how to protect from COVID-19, Quarantine & Social distancing were van campaign/ miking, information board displayed in 20 crowded public places, setting up hand washing facilities for the mass population and distributed of precautionary materials like a face mask, soap, hand sanitizers and provided family food packs to the 600 low-income poor.
Later on, with the external support PROKRITI responds with comprehensive efforts in two specific areas (i) Provide food supplements to control starvation and (ii) Provide preventive care for healthy living among the 1650 low-income families during to the pandemic period. Also, all of PROKRITI’s pre-primary education kids were provided nutritious food and health precautionary materials accordingly from the respective projects. Under this humanitarian response and disaster & risk reduction program PROKRITI’s implemented projects are:
– Covid-19 Humanitarian Response;
– Help Poor to get food during Covid-19 pandemic in Bangladesh;
– Emergency Response;
– Food 4 Life;
– Winter Campaign;
– Charity Gift, Winter Campaign & Thirst Relief Project;
– Post Flood Rehabilitation Program;
– Rehabilitation in Flood Affected Area;
– Emergency Flood Relief;
– Provides PPE, food for female sex workers and their children;