SHELTER/NFI CLUSTER People in Need: 703,975 People Targeted: 703,975 Total Cluster Requirements: 31,735,200 USD SHELTER CLUSTER STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE Ensure adequate habitable covered living environment and access to non-food items that provide secure and healthy living conditions ensuring protection and dignity to individuals/families affected by the displacement. PRIORITY INTERVENTIONS 1. Emergency shelter support and NFIs are provided within three months and before the rainy seasons to meet the needs of displaced persons living both in urban and rural areas in various locations including spontaneous and organised sites. Collective shelters are constructed in various transit locations. Collective shelters including public buildings such as non-functional schools, churches, hospitals are repaired and rehabilitated. Stocks of shelter materials as well as domestic household items are available in adequate quantities for distribution in case of extreme weather conditions or contingency measure. 2. Shelter repair kits are distributed to families returning to their area of origin. 3. Basic domestic household items are provided in a timely manner to meet the needs of displaced families living with host families. CONTRIBUTION TO THE STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES SO 1, 2 3 and 4. CLUSTER’S STRATEGY Aligning with guidance principles, policies and minimum international standards, the Shelter Cluster aims to support the affected IDP, host communities and returning population to meet their protection needs, ensure access to privacy and adequate space to live, as well as restore their habitat taking into account the connection to disaster risk reduction measures, contingency planning and early recovery strategies. TARGET CASELOAD 703,975 IDPs in Bangui and affected areas in the prefectures.