Department for International Development


Region: Pakistan

Country: South Asia

Value: USD 137.6K

Start Date: 2012-09-01

End Date: 2012-10-05


Team Members

Syed Muhammad Sardar Ali

Project Description

The objective of the Livelihood Recovery Appraisal was to evaluate the extent to which rural households have recovered in terms of livelihoods and food security from the 2011 and/or the 2010 floods – with a focus on Sindh and Balochistan.  To give insights on the impact and effectiveness of interventions designed to support livelihood and food security recovery. The major objective of LRA was to understand problems and issues that remain for livelihood recovery and the implications for future programming for the three different scenarios.

Services provided by APEX

The services provided were the provision of Islamabad based one team leader and one national coordinator for the technical coordination of LRA who supported directly to FAO Emergency and Rehabilitation Coordination Unit (ERCU). Provision of two province-based support staff. Provision of 20 technical survey teams (composed of one supervisor, one female enumerator and one male enumerator) to conduct 5,380 household-level interviews at the village level in 15 districts of Sindh (Badin, Dadu, Ghotki, Jacobabad, Jamshoro, Kashmore, Larkana, Mirpurkas, Qambar Shahdadkot, S. Benazirabad, Sanghar, Shikarpur, Tharparkar, Thatta, Umerkot). Provision of translation services for written questionnaires/data entry sheets. Provision of technical services for data entry performed at the central level in Islamabad as well as.  Survey report submitted to the client after completion of field activity.