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HEAT assessment for conflict induced IDPs in Lashkargah district of Hilmand province (24 August 2017) - Third Phase

Subject/Objective: 
Security context in Helmand province is extremely volatile since last year due to continue conflict between AOGs and the government authorities in Lashkargah, Nawa, Nadali, Marja, Sangin, Nahri Siraj and Garamsir districts of Helmand province. The fighting between AOGs and government forces got worse in the month of August in Nawa and Lashkargah districts of Helmand province. The households within the conflicts areas could not cope with the conflict and they are displaced from their origin villages and settled in Lashkargah city which is secured and control by the government forces. The joint assessment team conducted assessment in order to find out affected people, information about damages, priority needs, and to recommend assistance (Who, When, How should be assisted, By which Organization).
Methodology: 
HEAT tools used for joint assessment
Key findings: 
The joint assessment team identified 149 HHs in Lashkargah city and recommended for the multi‐purpose cash assistance to all 149 HHs.
Sample size: 
149
Assessment Questionnaire: 
Publicly Available
Assessment Data: 
Publicly Available
Webspace(s): 
Assessment Date(s): 
20 Aug 2017 to 24 Aug 2017

Level of Representation

District / Province / Locality / County
Status: 
Field work completed
Unit(s) of Measurement: 
Households
Collection Method(s): 
Field Interview
Population Type(s): 
Displaced population
Cluster(s)/Sector(s): 
Leading/Coordinating Organization(s): 
Action against Hunger
Participating Organization(s): 
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
World Food Programme
International Organization for Migration
Afghan Planning Agency
International Rescue Committee
Government of Afghanistan - National Disaster Management Authority
Government of Afghanistan - Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation
Location(s): 
Lashkargah
Theme(s): 
Field coordination