EHO helping refugees in Sid
On Friday and Saturday, 18 and 19 September 2015, EHO has organized all-day work in the field, on the road Sid - Tovarnik. Employees and volunteers of EHO participated in the distribution of aid. After the closing of Hungarian border, refugees changed their route and went toward Croatia. To enter Croatia, the most used crossing was Sid - Tovarnik.
During two days of work in the vicinity of the border, EHO distributed 800kg apples, 400kg banana, 1,000 loaves of bread, 1200L of water, 1,000 chocolate bars, 600 packages of biscuits, 10 pairs of new shoes for mothers with young children, 400 raincoats, 30 tents, 20 sleeping bags with 20 mats.
First Aid Services (basic medical examination, wound treatment, injuries and the issuance of essential drugs) were used by about 140 refugees.
During two days of field work in the vicinity of the border crossing Sid - Tovarnik EHO distributed humanitarian aid for about 2,800 refugees.
The project is implemented in cooperation and with the financial support of the Swiss partners - HEKS-EPER.
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