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Multisector Initial Rapid Asssment Report (MIRA) Taiz Governoate

Subject/Objective: 

Islamic Help UK has been working in Taiz governorate during the recent escalation of conflict since
August 2015, mainly providing food aid– reaching 6,100 families (HHs) with monthly food rations
supported by WFP. Previously in 2013 IHUK has provided WASH assistance with distribution of
Hygiene Kits, well rehabilitation and community trainings in the rural areas of Taiz governrate.
Following the increased airstrikes in mid September by coalition aircrafts and war ships along with
ground military operations in Dhubab and Al.Makha districts, the IDPs movement started moving
towards safer locations in Maqbanh district in the governorate of Ta’iz, at the eastern side of Taiz
govornrate.

Methodology: 

IHUK team along with the local volunteers conducted a multisector initial rapid assement using
MIRA assessment tool on 22nd and 23rd October to assess the emergency situation and verify the
needs, aiming to collect data on household characteristics, health nutrition livelihoods and social
protection and safety, finding way for relief to the needy and the poor.

Key findings: 

Islamic Help UK has been working in Taiz governorate during the recent escalation of conflict since
August 2015, mainly providing food aid– reaching 6,100 families (HHs) with monthly food rations
supported by WFP. Previously in 2013 IHUK has provided WASH assistance with distribution of
Hygiene Kits, well rehabilitation and community trainings in the rural areas of Taiz governrate.
Following the increased airstrikes in mid September by coalition aircrafts and war ships along with
ground military operations in Dhubab and Al.Makha districts, the IDPs movement started moving
towards safer locations in Maqbanh district in the governorate of Ta’iz, at the eastern side of Taiz
govornrate.

Assessment Report: 
Assessment Questionnaire: 
Publicly Available
Assessment Data: 
Publicly Available
Operations(s)/Webspace(s): 
Assessment Date(s): 
с 25 Окт 2015 по 28 Окт 2015

Level of Representation

District / Province / Locality / County
Status: 
Report completed
Population Type(s): 
Displaced population
Cluster(s)/Sector(s): 
Leading/Coordinating Organization(s): 
Islamic Help
Location(s): 
Maqbanah
Other location: 
Maqban, Hagdah, Mirab and Shameer, Al-Bareh, Al-Kamb-AlGamhara and AlMugahdah
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Yemen: Crisis 2015-2020