Guyana Flood Crisis: URGENT NEEDS LIST




Urgent and Immediate Needs
Clean-up Operation

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Food – Canned or packaged meats, vegetables, soups and stews for adults and babies
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Shelter goods – Mattresses, beds, bed sheets, small kerosene stoves, water purification and sanitation supplies
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Wet weather wear – Rubber boots, raincoats etc.
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Plastic water tanks with a capacity of 600-1000 gallons and smaller containers for carrying water with a capacity of 2-5 gallons
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Portable toilets and sanitation facilities
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Inflatable rubber boats
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Retractable bridges
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Small, flat-bottomed aluminium boats (15-20ft) in length
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Generators of 150-300 KVA
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4x4 trucks with and without trays with an engine capacity of 3000-4500cc
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Complete drainage/irrigation mobile pumps of 250 hp (detailed specifications will be provided by the PNCR upon request)
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Pressure washing machines for washing down buildings
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Mosquito repellants



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Food hampers
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Disinfectants
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Long rubber-boots
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Water purification tablets
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Mattresses
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Bed linen
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Personal care items
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Tropical clothing
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Pampers
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Food and hot water flasks
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Plywood
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Power-saws
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Garbage bags
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Medical team and supplies (anti diarrhoeal, anti-mycotics, anti-fungals, cold, fever, rubbing alcohol etc.). Children’s medicine needed extremely urgently.
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Disposable eating utensils (plates, spoons etc)
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Paper towels/napkins
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Bleach and other cleaning supplies
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Flashlights and batteries
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Candles and matches
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Tarpaulins
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Tents
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Sleeping bags
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Seeds, fertilizers


People’s National Congress Reform
Flood Crisis Management Centre
Campala International Hotel
10 Camp Street,
Werk-en-Rust, Georgetown
Guyana