On the 28th of June, several courses for improving the skills of IDPs came to an end. The courses consisted of topics on: sports, languages, media, coexistence and some other topics. Children up to the age of 18 participated in the courses, which were given at Shekhan Camp, Esyan Camp, Mamrashan Camp and Dawidiya Camp.
In cooperation with BRHA, Caritas started building 20 stores for the poor IDPs at Shekhan Camp and Mamrashan Camp on the 28th March, 2018. A draw was organized among the IDPs at the camp in order to decide which families will run the stores in order to be able to make a living.
For the purpose of raising awareness among the youth, POV had organized a seminar at Shekhan Camp in cooperation with the management of the camp. This happened on the 27th of March, 2018.
In cooperation with the managements of the camps; Shekhan Camp and Mamrashan Camp, the organizations VOP and UNICEF organized a children’s play on coexistence at both camps. The play took place on the 6th of February and was for the purpose of raising awareness on the topic of coexistence among the IDPs at the camps.
On the 28th of January a seminar was given at Shekhan Camp on “violence is not the answer”. During the seminar the speaker spoke on how to stop violence against women. The seminar was organized by the youth center in the district of Shekhan in cooperation with the management of the camp.
Because of the coming winter, BRHA has started the distribution of kerosene in the district of Shekhan on the 3rd of December, 2017. The management of Shekhan Camp started the distribution of kerosene among the IDPs at the camp. Each of the 869 families received about 200 liters of kerosene.