Rebuilding After Massive Flooding in Pakistan

Rebuilding Pakistan

CRS has built thousands of houses following last summer’s floods. Photo by CRS staff.

Six months after the worst flooding in decades swallowed up homes and crops throughout Pakistan, Catholic Relief Services has completed several large-scale projects to help survivors rebuild. As of late January 2011, CRS has:

With your help, Pakistanis whose homes and fields were wiped out have been able to start over.

“Thousands of families in the areas most affected by the floods are now in homes and have been able to plant in time for the wheat season, which will provide them and their families an income at harvest time,” says Jack Byrne, Country Representative of CRS Pakistan. “Through the dedication and commitment of our staff and partners, we’ve made significant progress in helping families and communities. We plan to provide needed assistance for as long as it takes.”

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