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Syria: ICRC distributions of food and essential household items in 2012


Interactive map. During 2012, the ICRC provided food, household items and school supplies via the Syrian Arab Red Crescent for IDPs and others affected by the fighting.



General food parcel for a family of five:

5 kg rice, 5 kg bulgur, 2 kg beans, 1 kg lentils, 2 lt sunflower oil, 1 kg ghee, 5 kg sugar, 0.8 kg tomato paste, 0.8 kg tuna, 1 kg tea

Canned-food parcel for a family of five:

2.4 kg foul (a bean mixture), 2.4 kg humus, 2 kg pasta, 1 kg mixed vegetables, 1 kg zatar (a mixture of herbs), ½ lt olive oil

Household parcel for a family of five:

Hygiene kit, kitchen set, three blankets, two mattresses, towel, 15 candles. Buckets, lights and sleeping mats distributed as required.