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PCPM foundation secured informal settlements from flooding

Flooded tents, wet mattresses and ankle-deep water. Every winter the inhabitants of Sammaqiye informal settlements in northern Liban are fighting water that’s flooding their shelters and are struggling with repercusions of the extensive floods year after year. This season was different- first time in years, thanks to the PCPM foundation’s construction work in the field, we managed to control and avoid the flood damage.

Solidarity with Cyprus on helping refugees

Cyprus is a country where refugees represent 4% of the population. This is the largest ratio in the entire European Union. There are not enough places where refugee families could find shelter, which is why the PCPM Foundation has engaged in concrete help. The Foundation delivered modular homes recommended by UNHCR.

It’s ecological and safer in Lebanon thanks to solar lanterns

Thanks to the support of Polish aid, the PCPM Foundation was able to illuminate one of the main arteries in the Akkar district in Lebanon. The road connects the places where Poles help Syrian refugees. Almost 100 solar lamps installed there will improve road safety and reduce air pollution caused by exhaust fumes from power generators.

10 years of destruction and bloodshed. Anniversary of the Syrian Civil War

From March 15, 2011, until today, in front of our eyes, over half a million people in one country have died and 13 million have lost their family homes. 40% of Syria is razed to the ground, and the material damage is greater than in Poland after World War II. The drama of millions of people cannot be expressed in words - the armed conflict has affected absolutely every family in Syria, a country where the bloodiest war of this century is taking place.

Pomoc zimowa w obozach. Audycja Fundacji PCPM

Rzeczniczka Fundacji PCPM, Aleksandra Rutkowska wraz ze swoimi gośćmi rozmawia o działaniach, podejmowanych przez organizację w różnych częściach świata. Jednym z tematów ostatniej audycji była pogarszająca się sytuacja syryjskich rodzin w północnym Libanie.

PCPM will repair Syrian refugee tents in Arsal (Lebanon)

In November and December, families visited during the assessment phase will receive shelter kits which they will use to reinforce their shelters before the upcoming winter.

Polish aid for refugees. PCPM ships modular homes to Syria and Greece

The PCPM Foundation will take care of the safety of hundreds of families in the Syrian province of Idlib, where a huge humanitarian crisis occurs, and on the Greek islands where people fleeing Syria are camping. More than 650 special modular homes are ready for transportation.

Trainings for field officers of the Lebanese mission of PCPM are underway

As part of the ongoing preparations to resume activities in informal refugee settlements, field officers of the Lebanese mission of PCPM are currently attending a training on universal standards relating to shelter assistance.