UNICEF/UNHCR Reinforced Plastic Tarpaulin

NRS Relief

Fire retardant, waterproof, rotproof, and UV-resistant reinforced plastic tarpaulin for disaster relief and emergency operations.

Product description Brand name and product description

The UNICEF/UNHCR Reinforced Plastic Tarpaulin is a 5 x 4 m woven high density polyethylene tarpaulin featuring nylon ropes and plastic eyelets to secure the tarpaulin.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)


Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"
Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

~15 USD Interview with manufacturer

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Better Shelter, POLYDOME, any and all tents used for disaster relief shelters

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 3: Good health and well-being

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Families and individuals who have been relocated as a result of natural or man made disasters

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