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Mobilizing during disaster

Chaluay Kawaonag’s sister’s house was one of the houses which had a few dry spots during the floods. It soon became the centre of community mobilization, and the cooking headquarters supplying food to 3050 households in the area, feeding households and the many workers stranded due to the floods.

 

(Photo: UN Women/Oisika Chakrabarti)

 

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Taken on December 14, 2011