This Final Report focuses solely on the operations in Hungary and Romania. A separate report was issued for the Ukraine component of the appeal on 26 February, 2002.
This Final Report is intended for reporting on emergency appeals
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Shipments from 1995 to March 31, 2002
Extracted from UMCOR Hotline 06 Sep 2002
Map showing areas of concern in Eastern Europe.
US Department of Agriculture Production Estimates and Crop Assessment Division.
Focus on Ukraine
Focus on Hungary and Romania
Launched on 9 March 2001 for CHF 1,574,048 for 2 months.
Budget revised in Situation Report no. l, increased to CHF 2,185,764 and the time frame increased to 30 September 2002.
Please note that this Operations Update no. 3 focuses solely on the continuing flood relief activities in Hungary and Romania. The flood relief operation in the Ukraine has been completed as planned and a separate Final Report is being issued on that aspect of the appeal. A Final Report covering Hungary and Romania will be issued by 30 March, 2002.
by John Sparrow in Bucharest
This Ops Update is intended for reporting on emergency appeals.
Launched on 9 March 2001 for CHF 1,574,048 for 2 months. Budget revised in Situation Report no. 1, increased to CHF 2,185,764, and the timeframe increased to 30 September 2001.
DREF Allocated: CHF 150,000 (CHF 50,000 for each country).
Period covered: 28 March 2001 to 25 April 2001 (last Ops Update issued: Situation Report no. 1 issued on 2 April 2001); Next Ops Update No. 3 expected by end June 2001.
This Programme Update is intended for reporting on Annual Appeals.
Period covered: January - March, 2001.
Appeal Target CHF 10,000,000
"At a Glance"
Related Appeals: N/A
Outstanding needs: CHF 6,656,518
Appeal Target: US$ 72,106
period covered: 9 - 28 March, 2001
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2001/ 0070
OCHA Situation Report No. 2
Romania - Floods
From Federation News 06/01
Strasbourg, 09.03.2001 - Council of Europe Secretary General Walter Schwimmer today expressed his profound solidarity with the victims of unprecedented floods which have affected central Europe, particularly Ukraine, Hungary and Romania, for several days. He affirmed his solidarity with all the governments concerned.
Budapest, Geneva, 9 March 2001- With tens of thousands of people uprooted by some of Central Europe's worst flooding in living memory, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies is appealing for one million Swiss francs to strengthen Red Cross relief operations in the stricken area. But, it warns, the region's suffering could be long term.
By John Sparrow and Janos Berze-Simko in north-eastern Hungary
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2001/ 0060
OCHA Situation Report No. 1
Romania - Floods
THIS PRELIMINARY APPEAL SEEKS CHF 1,574,048 IN CASH, KIND AND SERVICES TO ASSIST 53,000 BENEFICIARIES FOR 2 MONTHS