Target Population - 1,500,000
The population of Dohuk province
is in excess of 1,500,000 in urban centers. They
constitute the poorest of the poor. Poor roads, no
communication with the outside world, difficulty in
administering aid in remote mountains, and abject
poverty makes a big problem.
CFK estimates that two months
winter food ration is needed for our refugees. The
World Food Program support has been interrupted so
CFK is proposing that our funds be used.
Justification for this food support is the
impossibility of villagers to sustain themselves in
the village during the winter if food is not
provided. Due to delays in funds for shelter
construction, the demands on the village laborers
for construction and not agriculture, and extreme
poverty, CFK must provide a minimum of two months
support to enable the farmers to stick it out in the
village and to begin their agriculture activities.
CFK will meet this need from designated