Improving National Capacity to Respond to COVID-19 Pandemic in Pakistan (Cap-COVID)

Pakistan Humanitarian Action
August 2020
December 2021

Considering the scale of pandemic and the needs for health and WASH assistance for vulnerable communities. The project is aimed to increase the sustainability and impact of the government’s COVID-19 response plan, addressing the needs of health facilities and communities through an integrated approach that incorporates interventions in health and water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH). It is a 18 months (12 months implementation) emergency intervention that aims to mobilize resources and build upon existing capacities to respond to the COVID emergency in 24 districts for whole alliance 2015, whereas four districts are prioritized for the intervention where ACTED will intervene to meet the needs of the most affected. Sindh namely Sukkur, Shikarpur, Mirpurkhas and Badin.

Current projects

Early recovery intervention for flood affected population in Sindh

Humanitarian Assistance for Vulnerable Flood Affected Communities in Sindh, Pakistan

Cash Relief – WFP Assistance Programme

To contribute to food consumption of the most vulnerable HHs affected by flood and pandemic through emergency food assistance in Sindh

Integrated Emergency Intervention for Flood-affected Vulnerable Communities in Sindh

To support disaster-affected food insecure communities of Umerkot and MirpurKhas through provision of food packages

Unconditional Cash Assistance under WFP’s COVID-19 response in Sindh districts Badin, and Jamshoro

Reducing Food Insecurity of the Most Vulnerable Affected Groups in Pakistan

Improving National Capacity to Respond to COVID-19 Pandemic in Pakistan (Cap-COVID)

COVID-19 response – Consortium for Natural Disaster Preparedness, Response and Recovery in Pakistan

Increased employment opportunities for vulnerable and disadvantaged youth groups in Pakistan

Closing the gap: Educating marginalised girls in Sindh and FATA

National Water Resources Management – Phase II

National Water Resources Management – Phase II

Adolescent and Adult Learning and Training Program

Market and employment for peace and stability