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01 Apr 2014 description

Summary: CHF168,768 was allocated from the IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) on 12 April 2013 to support the Ghana Red Cross Society (GRCS) in delivering assistance to some 2,500 beneficiaries (500 households) affected by rainstorms in Gushegu, Nanumba North districts and Yendi Municipal in the Northern region of Ghana.

18 Apr 2013 description

CHF 168,768 has been allocated from the IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) to support the Ghana Red Cross Society in delivering immediate assistance to up to 2,500 beneficiaries (500 households). Unearmarked funds to repay DREF are encouraged.

03 Apr 2013 description
report ACT Alliance

Geneva, 3 April 2013

1. Brief description of the emergency and impact

A severe rainstorm in Northern Ghana in the last two weeks of March 2013, has caused destruction and displacement. The affected districts include Gushegu, Yendi Municipal, Savelugu/Nanton, Saboba, Zabzugu, Tatale/Sanguli, Tamale Metropolis, Moin, Walewale and Bunkpurugu/Yunyoo districts. In all, about 25,000 people have been affected and are currently sheltering with friends and relatives.