Selecting NFIs for Shelter

This booklet offers guidance on how to: select and combine Non-Food Items (NFIs), such as blankets, cook sets, plastic sheeting and timber, into packages
This booklet offers an overview only of how to: integrate the distribution of these NFIs into wider assistance programmes, involving other sectors and IASC clusters; andintegrate the distribution of these NFIs into the development and implementation of shelter sector strategies.
This booklet does not provide guidance on the specification, procurement, logistics, distribution of NFIs, or support to beneficiaries. The accompanying CD, including copies of all of the NFI equipment catalogues of the major agencies, can be downloadedhere (80 MB). The same catalogues may be accessed individually by agency on the Shelter Library.