Project information

Indonesian earthquake and tsunami appeal

We are sending all our current stock of 300 Water-Survival Boxes to help protect survivors from water-borne diseases following the disaster. Our new appeal is to raise £60,000 to cover the cost of a further 400 boxes.

Approximately 3 months

Charity information: Worldwaterworks Ltd

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  • Need

    Need

    The priority is to protect survivors, especially children and the elderly from water-borne disease following the disaster.
    The secondary purpose is to provide a range of essential survival items to those that have lost everything

    Solution

    By supplying a Grifaid Aquafilter capable of converting 100,000 litres of contaminated water into safe drinking water

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    to save lives as already described


    Activities

    » forwarding 300 Water-Survival Boxes for distribution by Humanity First UK in the disaster area of Central Sulawesi

    What success will look like

    By distributing Water Survival Boxes paid for by this appeal. The boxes provide safe water for a family of 5 for 5 years and other essential items when you lose everything


  • Impact

    Impact

    Peoples lives will be saved. Demonstrated by those receiving boxes who can get their lives back to some form of normality

    Risk

    The major risks are covered by our processes, the major one being boxes getting into the wrong hands. This is dealt with by ensuring that the boxes are distributed by NGOs who are well known to us with whom we have worked successfully before.

    Reporting

    Primarily social media and our regular newsletters and ultimately it will feature in our Chairman's annual report

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £60,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £60,000 Provision of boxes This is the cost of 400 boxes and air freight
  • Background

    Location

    The island of Sulawesi, Indonesia. Precise location yet to be to determined due to difficulties with local logistics

    Beneficiaries

    Victims of the recent earthquake and tsunami as identified by the NGOs undertaking the distribution

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We have an 11 year track record of successfully distributing our boxes to 52 disasters in 28 countries through NGOs and Rotary International

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Hugo PikeHugo Pike

    Director of Operations for the company who will oversee all logistic activity