The launch of the humanitarian aid operation “Effort Link”, the Government of the Republic, through the National Emergency Commission, closes the week with the distribution of 4300 food rations to families in vulnerable conditions, according to Alexánder Solís , Executive President of the CNE.
In order to ensure basic food and hygiene for the population, this operation will cover the entire national territory, protecting households with more vulnerable conditions. In this prioritization, long-stay homes have been served, formerly known as nursing homes; also homes with people with disabilities and indigenous territories.
“During this week, more than 4300 food rations have been distributed throughout the country. We have another 10,000 rations being processed and distributed in 30 cantons, ”said the hierarch.
These packages are obtained through credits in the area, which will be distributed by the members of the Municipal Emergency Committees and the support for their distribution of more than 1,300 vehicles from government institutions with their respective drivers from government institutions that join the house-to-house distribution task.
The institutions that work in this task are the National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC), the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAG), the Costa Rican Red Cross, the Fire Department, the National Learning Institute (INA) and the Institute Rural Development (INDER).
The institutions that work in this task are the National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC), the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAG), the Costa Rican Red Cross, the Fire Department, the National Learning Institute (This weekend, Food distribution continued to more than 3,000 indigenous families throughout the national territory and different Emergency Committees from all the provinces of the country worked on the gathering of food supplies.The delivery of the food resource is given to older adults, families in extreme poverty, people with disabilities, a population that has been affected by their income sources due to suspension of contract, dismissal, or the impossibility of exercising economic activities, as well as isolated families that have a health order issued by the Ministry of Salud.) And the Institute of Rural Development (INDER).