Pakistan: green shoots of recovery in 50°C
26-07-2011 Photo gallery
Many flood-stricken communities of northern Sindh province feel their problems have been largely forgotten. Almost a year has passed since they were hit by devastating floods and, with the arrival of aid supplies by the ICRC and the Pakistan Red Crescent Society, it is only now that they are able to think seriously about re-occupying their land and planting the summer rice crop. The ICRC's Sitara Jabeen visited the site of the first agro distribution now under way in Garhi Khairo.