Government of Pakistan and the UN have mutually launched Flood Response Plan 2022 to meet the needs of flood-affected people.
Speaking on the occasion, Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari entreated the global community to supply its full backing to the flash appeal to assist the people of Pakistan most in need. He encouraged them to make contributions generously closer to meeting the funding requirements of this response plan.
The Foreign Minister stated the appeal prioritizes centered interventions in areas of education, meals security, agriculture, health, nutrition, protection, shelter and non-food items, water, sanitation and hygiene.
He stated Pakistan additionally needs help with livelihoods and cattle support as well as relief machinery and equipment. He stated we urgently want shelter, tents and mosquito nets if they can be arranged. We will want support for reconstruction and rehabilitation of flood-affected areas.
Referring to the devastation prompted with the aid of the floods on a large scale, the Foreign Minister stated the global community’s support and team spirit with Pakistan at this time will go a long way in alleviating the sufferings of flood-affected humans and rebuilding their lives.
In a video message on the occasion, the UN Secretary General António Guterres stated the world body has issued flash enchantment for a hundred and sixty million dollars to support the response led with the aid of Pakistani government.
He referred to as upon the worldwide neighborhood to work collectively to reply rapidly to this big crisis.