Countries of Distribution:
Lebanon, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Azad Jammu & Kashmir, India, Jordan, Kashmir Valley, Nepal, and Bangladesh (including Rohingya in Cox's Bazaar)
Bangladesh: Currently, there are over 900,000 Rohingya Refugees from Myanmar (Burma) in Cox’s Bazaar, with 300,000 local Bangladeshi Hosts. Due to rains and low temperature, life can be very challenging for these families. Let’s do our best to support them through HHRD’s vetted partner NGOs, in order to, make their lives easier this winter.
Afghanistan: This year, 750,000 Afghanis returned from neighboring countries where they were living as refugees. In some parts of Afghanistan, the poverty rate has risen to 55 percent from 38 percent in the past 7 years. Winter can be bone chilling is northern areas of the country. Let’s do what we can to ensure they are kept warm this winter.
Jordan: By the end of August 2018, the UN estimated 6.5 million people had been displaced within Syria, while more than 3 million had fled to countries such as Lebanon, Jordan, and Turkey. Syrian refugees make up 10 percent Jordan’s population which also houses, Zaatari camp, the second largest refugee camp in the which houses more than 80,000 Syrian refugees. HHRD’s office is Jordan has been providing relief to refugees since 2013. These refugees include Syrians, Yemenis, Palestinians, and Iraqis, as well as local needy Jordanians. Let’s continue to help this winter.
Lebanon: Despite its size, with a local population of about 4 million, Lebanon has the highest per capita refugee population in the world. Lebanon has taken in more than 1 million refugees from neighboring Syria. HHRD Jordan, with the help of team members traveling to Lebanon and local vetted partner NGOs in Lebanon, have been providing continuous support to Syrian refugees in the area with the generous donations of our donors where Syrian & Palestinian Refugees, and local needy Lebanese are the beneficiaries.