Distributions

Total number of Water Boxes and Water Survival Boxes dispatched to date 16351

3200 Water boxes
+ 12,701 Water Survival
Boxes’s plus

2880 School in a Bag

Covering Countries in: Asia; Africa; Caribbean; Central America; Europe, Middle East; Far East; South America

When

Why

How many

Where

Partners

January 2005

Indian Ocean
Tsunami

1400

Sri Lanka, and
Tamil Nadu, India

Aquabox

February to May
2005

Indian Ocean
Tsunami

1800

Indonesia–
Banda Aceh

Leuser
International Foundation

December

2006

Typhoon

Durian

60

Philippines

 

Shelterbox

July

2007

Cyclones

 

100

S.E.

Pakistan

Shelterbox

October

2007

Floods

 

50

Uganda

– displacement because of extensive flooding

Rotary

Club (RC) of Muyenga, Kampala

November

2007

Cyclone

 

100

Bangladesh

 

Humanity

First UK

January

2008

Conflict

 

50

Kenyan

refugees displaced to Uganda

RC

Muyenga, Kampala

February

2008

Displacement

 

25

West

Africa, Burkina Faso

 Humanity
First UK

February

2008

Post

Tsunami

20

Medan,

Sumatra Indonesia

Leuser
International Foundation in

March

2008

Floods

 

50

Ecuador

 

Red Cross and RC
La Puntilla

Guayaquil

October

2008

Hurricanes

100

Haiti

 

Haitian National
Red Cross

RC Petionville
Port au Prince

January

 2009

Cholera

epidemic

100

Zimbabwe

 

Oxfam GB and Oxfam
Harare

February

2009

Product

development – new water-purification kit

1

Uganda

 

Ugandaid  and RC of
Source of the Nile, Jinja

 

April  2009

For

instant deployment by PoSF after disaster

50

Pompiers

sans Frontieres (French Search and Rescue group)

Twin RC
Blanquefort en Medoc – see Haiti 2010

June  2009

Displaced

by conflict

100

Pakistan

– Swat Valley – NW Frontier Province

Oxfam

August

2009

Displaced

by typhoon Morakot

100

Taiwan

– via Rotary Ambassadorial Scholar Betty Chen

Rotary District
3520 and World Vision Taiwan

October

2009

Tsunami

and Earthquake

200

Padang,

Sumatra, Indonesia via  DG Thomas
Aquinas

Rotary
District 3400

January

2010

Earthquake

250

Haiti

– via Dr Claude Surena, Rotary Haiti Disaster Chair
total includes 50 supplied in 2009 and used by
French Search and Rescue team

Haitian Red Cross

February

2010

Earthquake

360

Haiti

– as above

Haitian Red Cross

March

2010

Earthquake

200

Haiti

– as above

Haiti Water
Commission

March

2010

Mine

clearance area – making village wells safe for
families to return home

5

Sri

Lanka –following end of hostilities

Fondation Suisse
de Deminage


March

2010

Earthquake

and tsunami

200

Chile

– Talca, Chillan Viejo and Talcahuano

*in

partnership with local Mayor and Social work team

RCs of Valparaiso
     D
4320,    Talca
D 4340, Chillan Viejo Marta Colvin and Talcahuano D
4360*

April

 2010

Earthquake

and tsunami

200

Chile

 
villages in Central Valley and Robinson Crusoe
Island

as above
and Chilean Navy

 

June  2010

Volcanic

eruption  hurricane
Agatha

200

Guatemala

 

RC Ermita,
Guatemala City

August

to October 2010

Monsoon

rains and extensive floods – along course of Indus
River

1340

Pakistan

 

Humanity First UK
and

HF Pakistan in
partnership with National Commission for Human
Development

October

2010

Cholera

Epidemic

200

Haiti 

Rotary and Haitian
Ministry of Health

January

2011

Extensive

flooding affecting 2 million

260

Colombia

 

RC of Cartagena

April

 2011

Earthquake and tsunami

100

Japan – Fukushima and
Iwate Prefectures

Rotary
District 2800 Yamagata

September

2011

Severe monsoon floods

500

Pakistan – Sindh
Province

Rotary
District 3271 in South and East Pakistan

October 2011

Severe monsoon floods

300

Kenya – refugee route
from Somali border

Save
the Children and Humanity First

December 2011

Flooding – typhoon
Washi/Sendong

200

Mindanao, Philippines

De
La Salle College in Manila (Rotary link) and Govt.
Dept. in Iligan

February 2012

Typhoon Washi/Sendong

200

 Mindanao,
Philippines

Humanity
First in Cagayan de Oro, with Dept of Social Welfare
and Development

May   2012

Flash Floods

300

Comoros Islands (Indian
Ocean)

UNICEF
and  RC
Moroni

September 2012

Flash Floods

400

Republic of Chad – West
Africa

Red
Cross/ Croix Rouge

October 2012

Flash Floods

300

Mali, West Africa

Rotary
District 9100 and Malian Government

November 2012

Super storm Hurricane
Sandy

400

Haiti

Rotary
District 7020 and Rotary Haitian Task Force

March 2013

Extensive  Floods

300

Maputo, Mozambique

Rotary
District 9400,           RC
Polana and INGC (NGO)

October  2013

Extensive Floods

400

Mali,

West Africa

Rotary
District 9100,           RC
Bamako Koulouba, Caritas Mali, and Malian Govt.


November  2013

Super Typhoon Haiyan

600

Panay, Western Visayas,
Central Philippines

Humanity
First UK  and
HF Canada – based in Roxas City, Capiz Province


December  2013

Super Typhoon Haiyan

200

As

above

As above

March 2014

Mudslides and Flooding

200

(and 240 SIABs*)

Bolivia

Rotary
District 4690 and Oxfam GB

April  2014

Earthquake and Tsunami

and

Great

Fire of Valparaiso

200

 

 

(and 120 SIABs*)

Chile

– north

 

 

 

Valparaiso

Rotary
District 4320, RC of Cavancha, Iquique:

RC
Valparaiso

May   2014

 

 

 

Floods

240

Serbia

 

 

Rotary
District 2483 RC Belgrade Vracar and Serbian Red
Cross Society.

November 2014

Floods due to abnormal
monsoon rains

200

(and 480 SIABs*)

Kashmir (India)

Humanity
First

January 2015

Cholera

400

(and 480 SIABs*)

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe
Red Cross Society

April 2015

Floods and mudslides

200

Chile

D
4320 and Codelco (Mining Corporation)

May 2015

Earthquakes on 25 April
and 12 May

500

Nepal

Humanity
First and Ahmadiyya Saung Nepal

August 2015

 

 

Floods due to abnormal
monsoon rains

400

Myanmar

 

 

Myanmar
Red Cross, IFRC and UNICEF

August 2015 

 

 

September 2015

 

Mudslides after abnormal
rains – earthquake and tsunami

200

 

(and 240 SIABs*)

1 Chile – Tocopilla

 

2 Chile – Illapel

 

 

 

Rotary
District 4320 and RC of Tocopilla

 

Rotary
District 4320 and RC of Quillagua

November 2015

 

 

Families displaced by
on-going conflict

300

 

(and 240 SIABs*)

Syria

 

 

 

Hand
In Hand For Syria charity

December 2015

 

 

Abnormal monsoon floods

300

Tamil Nadu, India

 

 

RC
of Chennai Kilpauk

RC
of Madras South and Indian Red Cross Society

April

2016

 

48 disasters

 

Families displaced by
on-going conflict

200

 

 

Syria

 

 

27
countries

Hand
In Hand For Syria charity


May

2016

 

 

 

Earthquake

300
(incl. 100 from D1440 Denmark)

(and
240 SIABs*)

Ecuador

 

 

 

Humanity
First UK and HF-Canada under    UN
co-ordination

November 2016

 

 

 

 

Hurricane Matthew

500
(incl. 300 from D1980 Switzerland) and 720 SIABs*

Haiti

 

 

 

 

 

Rotary  District
7020 (Rotary Haiti Disaster Relief Committee – Rtn
Dr Claude Surena)

January 2017

 

 

1. Fire – destruction of
100+ homes Valparaiso. Fire – Destruction of village
of Santa Olga

140

(and
120 SIABs)

 

Rotary
District 4320 (RC of Valparaiso)

52 disasters

 

27 countries

 

 

TOTAL

TO DATE:

3200
Water boxes + 12,701 WSB’s

15,901  (+ 2880
SIABs)

Countries in: Asia;

Africa; Caribbean; Central America; Europe; Far
East; Middle East, South East Asia, and South
America