To support the host National Society to support/update relief assessments, targeted people selection, targeted people registration and to assist in planning and set-up for food, cash based interventions and household items (including emergency shelter material distributions), as well as produce relief distribution statistics and reports.
The capacity of a deployed Relief ERU depends of support identified needs to carry out relief cycle activities:
It could come through deployment of qualified personal without equipment to an equipped full team for a period of 4 months.
Flexibility to adapt to:
Total: 4+ people.
Composition: 1 team leader, 1 or more field officers, 1 logistic/relief interface officer, 1 finance/relief interface officer, and 1 Relief Information Management (IM) officer (for large operations only).
All field officers could support the implementation of the relief activities cycle with in kind distribution, but specialists in CBI or emergency shelter could also be mobilized.
Weight: RK = 518 KG / MLK = 1,926 KG (Weight based on French Red Cross reference. Kit can be modified depending on field needs.)
Volume: RK = 3.49 m3 / MLK = 9.5 m3 (Volume based on French Red Cross reference.)
National societies providing this service: American, BeNeLux, Danish, Finnish, French, Spanish.