UNICEF/UNHCR Plastic Tarpaulin


Product description Brand name and product description

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

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

Kosovo, India, Afghanistan. Reltex recently built a manufacturing facility in Nairobi, Kenya, with intentions to begin mass distribution in Africa.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Reltex, with NGOs and government agencies.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.


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: Aims to provide protection from sustained direct exposure to sunlight and rain.

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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