IFRC Shelter Kit

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

[IFRC Shelter Kit:] (https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf “https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf”)
A collection of tools and fixings combined with two plastic tarpaulins. Items such as a handsaw, rope, nails, shovel, hoe, etc. are included. Any item deemed to be of major assistance in the event of a disaster is included with the kit. The kit does NOT include a structure. It includes the tools necessary to build one.

Product description

[IFRC Shelter Kit:] (https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf “https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf”)
A collection of tools and fixings combined with two plastic tarpaulins. Items such as a handsaw, rope, nails, shovel, hoe, etc. are included. Any item deemed to be of major assistance in the event of a disaster is included with the kit. The kit does NOT include a structure. It includes the tools necessary to build one.

Target region(s)
Cuba, Haiti, Myanmar, Nepal
Distributors/implementing organizations

[IFRC,] (https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf “https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf”) [Shelter Box] (http://shelterboxusa.org/about.php?page=86 “http://shelterboxusa.org/about.php?page=86”)

Market suggested retail price

$32.15 USD [(CHF30.00)] (http://procurement.ifrc.org/catalogue/detail.aspx?itemcode=KRELSHEK01&from=kit “http://procurement.ifrc.org/catalogue/detail.aspx?itemcode=KRELSHEK01&from=kit”)

[$60 USD] (http://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95530/Sidebar/152700-Shelter_Kit-EN.pdf “http://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95530/Sidebar/152700-Shelter_Kit-EN.pdf”)

[IFRC] (https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf “https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf”) aims to have the kit cost one-quarter the price of a standard one-family tent.

[Shelter Box] (http://www.shelterboxusa.org/about.php?page=114 “http://www.shelterboxusa.org/about.php?page=114”) offers 1 full Shelter Box for free to disaster victims for every $1,000 USD donation (includes shelter tool kit and other added accessories).

Competitive landscape

Habitat for Humanity’s [emergency shelter kit] (http://www.habitat.org/disaster/active_programs/Haiti_emergency_shelter_kits.aspx “http://www.habitat.org/disaster/active_programs/Haiti_emergency_shelter_kits.aspx”)

SDG targeted

[Goal 3](https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdgs “https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdgs”): Aims to provide adequate shelter following a disaster to [individuals and families] (http://www.shelterboxusa.org/about.php?page=119 “http://www.shelterboxusa.org/about.php?page=119”).

Target user(s)

[Individuals and families] (https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf “https://www.ifrc.org/PageFiles/95526/publications/D.03.a.07.%20IFRC%20shelter-kit-guidelines-EN-LR.pdf”) displaced from the destruction of their home as a result of a natural disaster.

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