FAO of the United Nations, Rome Headquarters


Region: South Asia

Country: Pakistan

Value: USD 148.91K

Start Date: 2013-09-02

End Date: 2013-10-10


Team Members

(Assignment Manager)
Mudabbir Haneef
(National Coordinator)
Muhammad Zahid
(Team Leader)
Sajjad Aslam
(Assistant National Coordinator)
3 provincial coordinators based in Sindh, Baluchistan and Punjab

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 2012 and/or floods of 2010 and 2011 with a focus on Sindh, Balochistan, and Punjab. To give insights on the impact and effectiveness of interventions designed to support the livelihood and food security recovery. The major objective of the 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-2013 who supported directly to FAO Emergency and Rehabilitation Coordination Unit (ERCU). Provision of three province-based support staff. Provision of 22 technical survey teams (composed of one supervisor. one male enumerator, and one female enumerator) to conduct 5,760 household-level interviews at village level in 16 districts of Sindh (Kashmore, Jacobabad, and Shikarpur) Punjab (Rajanpur and DG Khan)  and of Balochistan (Naseerabad and Jafferabad). Provision of translation services for written questionnaires/data entry sheets. Provision of technical services for data entry performed at a central level in Islamabad. A survey report was submitted to the client after completion of the field activity.