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01 Oct 2013 description

Summary: CHF 294,903 was allocated from the IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) on 21 March, 2013 to support the Central African Republic Red Cross (CAR Red Cross) in delivering assistance to some 8,710 beneficiaries (1,314 families), or to replenish disaster preparedness stocks.

15 Apr 2013 description

Heavy fighting continued throughout Syria, with shelling reported from all but two of the Governorates in the country. The violence in densely populated places, including Aleppo, Homs, Deir-ez-Zor, Idleb and central Damascus remained intense. More than 400,000 people have fled Syria since 1 January, bringing the total number of Syrian refugees in neighbouring countries to around 1.32 million as of 14 April, according to UNHCR.

08 Apr 2013 description

The situation in Syria continues to revolve around insurgents and Government troops bitterly fighting for the control of the main accesses to the capital Damascus. Meanwhile, the conflict has also intensified around other urban centres such as Aleppo, Homs, Deir-ez-Zor and Idleb. As of 7 April, the overall number of Syrian refugees in the neighbouring countries continued to rise, reaching over 1.25 million people, according to the UNHCR.

21 Mar 2013 description

CHF 294,903 has been allocated from the IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) to support the Central African Republic Red Cross (CAR Red Cross) to provide immediate assistance to some 8,710 beneficiaries (1,314 families). Unearmarked funds to repay DREF are encouraged.