The European Union Delegation to Egypt

HAND BY HAND…LEARN AND STAND: BASIC NEEDS AND HEALTH ASSISTANCE FOR REFUGEES, ASYLUM SEEKERS AND OTHER VULNERABLE MIGRANTS

07/05/2018 - 11:54
Migration and Border Management

With this project Caritas aims at addressing the existing gaps in services provided to refugees, asylum seekers and other vulnerable migrants with a particular focus on those who are deprived from basic needs and services.

EU Contribution: a grant of € 484,471.22 (of total € 509,969.70)

Start date: 01/02/2018                                End date: 31/07/2020

Sector: Migration

Beneficiaries: CARITAS EGYPT

Description:

With this project Caritas aims at addressing the existing gaps in services provided to refugees, asylum seekers and other vulnerable migrants with a particular focus on those who are deprived from basic needs and services.

This will be done through the (1) provision of cash assistance, as well as (2) through providing access to primary, secondary and tertiary health care services.

Objectives:

  • The overall objective of the proposed action is the strengthening resilience of communities and in particular the most vulnerable, as well as refugees and displaced people.
  • The specific objective of the action is to safeguard the basic rights and needs of the most vulnerable migrants in Egypt who cannot cover their basic needs.
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