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HEAT assesment for conflict IDPs in Behsud, Surkhrod and Rodat districts of Nangarhar Province (27 May 2018 2018)


Joint need assessment of IDPs in Nangarhar Province


Direct Observation

Key findings: 

The people were displaced due conflict and ongoing cleanup operations.
 Among 32 households reported, 22 households which makes 36 families, and 231 individuals were selected as
genuine IDPS. With this information the average number of families in a household is 1.63 with 10.5 members
averagely in each household.
 As the People have left their belongings in their homes and have saved their lives, so, they are in need of
 Their livelihood has been affected due to conflict and families are still jobless so their income has reduced.
 As families are newly displaced due conflict so their access to education, health, shelter, and WASH have been
affected and still suffering from the lack of basic services.
 Food, NFI, and cash are the most prioritized needs of the assessed household since, 86% of the households
state food as their first priority needs, at the same time the second priority need was pointed as NFI 86%, and
third priority cash 91%.
Response plan
 Due joint assessment team recommendation Emergency assistance of food and non‐food items are
recommended to the selected households
 Food part of the needs is going to be covered by WFP by providing in‐kind food package for two months.
 NRC will cover the rest of the needs by providing MPC for NFIs, rent, fuel, transportation, and health needs.
 Based on the analysis and scorecard among the selected 22 households, 5HH were marked as not eligible for
any assistance, 9HH were marked as being eligible for half SMEB, and the remaining 8HH were marked as
eligible for a full SMEB assistance.
 As the food portion of the assistance is covered by WFP, the full SMEB assistance for this caseload will be
Afs.16,000/ and the half SMEB will be Afs.8,000/ per households.

Sample size: 
Assessment Report: 
Publicly Available
Assessment Data: 
Not Available
Assessment Date(s): 
27 May 2018 to 04 Jun 2018
Report completed
Unit(s) of Measurement: 
Collection Method(s): 
Population Type(s): 
Leading/Coordinating Organization(s): 
Norwegian Refugee Council
Participating Organization(s): 
Afghan Planning Agency
Community World Services
Needs Assessment