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La recuperación de Sandy se adentra en su etapa más compleja

Con el 56 % de las afectaciones resueltas, la mayor tensión se centra en la ejecución de viviendas

Autor: Eduardo Palomares Calderón | palomares@granma.cu

Santiago de Cuba.—A dos años del paso del huracán Sandy, tras haberse solucionado el 56 % de las afectaciones registradas, la recuperación de Santiago de Cuba se adentra en su etapa más compleja, mediante una estrategia que asegura el avance sistemático en todos los sectores y la atención hasta el último de los damnificados.

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Hurricane Sandy - Emergency appeal n° MDRJM003 Final Report

This Final Report represents an overview of the Sandy Operation from 31 October 2012 to 31 May 2014.

Appeal target: The budget was 4,227,003 Swiss francs (CHF). The total expenditure was 4,226,473 CHF, and the closing balance of the Sandy Operation was 0 CHF.

Appeal coverage: 100%

Appeal history:

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Earthquake Recovery Emergency appeal n° MDRHT008 Operation Update nº 37

Period covered by this operation update:
November 2013 to March 2014.

Appeal target (current): The overall budget is 276,366,942 Swiss francs including the Emergency Response Units (ERUs) value. The current appeal target without the ERUs value is 241,515,052 Swiss francs.

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Atlas of Mortality and Economic Losses from Weather, Climate and Water Extremes 1970-2012

The Atlas of Mortality and Economic Losses from Weather, Climate and Water Extremes describes the distribution and impacts of disasters and highlights measures to increase resilience.

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Cuba Annual Report 2013 (MAACU002)

This report covers the period 01 Jan 13 to 31 Dec 13.

Overview

The complex and unique Cuban context of the country also affects the development of the Cuban Red Cross, with respect to the diversification of its financing, in the modernization of its management and facilities of the implementation of activities. The 2013 plan took this into consideration, as well as activities planned in the plan of action of the Hurricane Sandy operation.

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Commission Decision of 7.5.2014 financing humanitarian actions in Haiti from the Bridging Facility (ECHO/HTI/EDF/2014/01000)

Brussels, 7.5.2014
C(2014) 3129 final

THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Council Decision 2013/759/EU of 12 December 2013 regarding transitional EDF management measures from 1 January 2014 until the entry into force of the 11th European Development Fund1 , ('Bridging Facility'), and in particular Article 2 thereof,

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Concern Worldwide Annual Report & Accounts 2013

Message from the Chairperson

As Chairperson I have the great privilege of working with extraordinarily dedicated Council members and staff throughout the organisation. The commitment to working with the poorest people in the developing world and fulfilling our mission is very evident throughout the organisation.

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Jamaica: Hurricane Sandy - Emergency appeal n° MDRJM003 Final Report

Period covered by this final report: 30 October 2012 to 31 December 2013

Appeal amount: 605, 464 Swiss francs

Appeal coverage: 100%;

Appeal history:

  • This Emergency Appeal was initially launched on 30 October 2012 for 1,211,693 Swiss francs for nine months to assist 3,400 families (17,000 beneficiaries).

  • Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF): 150,000 Swiss francs were initially allocated from the IFRC’s DREF to support the National Society to respond.

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Response Toolkit Will Help Haiti Cope with Future Disasters

The toolkit brings together four years of lessons learned and best practices relating to camps, registration and shelter in the aftermath of an emergency, especially regarding internal displacement.

International Organization for Migration:

Copyright © IOM. All rights reserved.

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Cuba + 1 other
Rusia destina ayuda a Cuba para restañar daños por huracán

Report
Redhum

Cuba, 12 de Abril 2014

Fuente: Prensa Latina

Link Redhum: http://www.redhum.org/noticia_detail/rusia-destina-ayuda-a-cuba-para-res...

Rusia destinó un millón de dólares del Programa de Desarrollo de la ONU para financiar la reconstrucción en Cuba de viviendas devastadas por el huracán Sandy en la oriental provincia de Santiago de Cuba, en 2012, comunicó la Cancillería.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 25 March – 1 April

The Global Overview collates information from a range of sources and displays it in a manner that allows for quick comparison of different humanitarian crises.

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La Commission Binationale Frontière Solidaire tire la sonnette d’alarme sur la situation désastreuse de la population de Fonds-Parisien

Réunie à Fonds-Parisien (Ouest d’Haïti), le 25 mars 2014, la Commission Binationale Frontière Solidaire a attiré l’attention des autorités haïtiennes sur le danger que représente la montée des eaux de la rivière Lastique et du Lac Azuei pour la population de Fonds-Parisien. Elle a appelé le gouvernement à intervenir en toute urgence pour résoudre ce problème.

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CCRIF Semiannual Report June-November 2013

INTRODUCTION

This report, for the period 1 June – 30 November 2013, is for the first two quarters of the 2013/2014 fiscal and policy year for CCRIF. It is designed to provide an update on progress during this six-month period towards achievement of CCRIF’s Strategic Objectives (see Figure 1) as defined in the CCRIF Strategic Plan 2012/2013 – 2014/2015. In providing this progress update, this report also illustrates how the Facility upholds its customer values.

The report presents:

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Speakers in Fifth Committee Commend Organization’s Emergency Management, Saying Storm Sandy Underlined Importance of Fully Operational System

GA/AB/4098

Sixty-eighth General Assembly
Fifth Committee
28th Meeting (PM)

Delegates Assess Funding Needs of Arusha Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals

Good progress was being made on the creation of an emergency management system to better prepare the United Nations to withstand disruptive crises and natural disasters, Secretariat officials and delegates alike told the Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) today as they scrutinized reports on the subject.

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Cuba: Hurricane Sandy Emergency appeal n° MDRCU002 Final Report

Period covered by this Final Report: 22 November 2012 to 31 October 2013.

Appeal target (current): 5,765,921 Swiss francs

Appeal coverage: 97%, through cash and in-kind contributions.

Appeal history:

  • On 27 October 2012, a Preliminary Emergency Appeal was issued seeking 5,453,221 Swiss francs to support the Cuban Red Cross (CRC) to assist 15,000 families (75,000 beneficiaries) for 9 months.

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Rapport de l’Expert indépendant sur la situation des droits de l’homme en Haïti, Gustavo Gallón (A/HRC/25/71)

Conseil des droits de l’homme Vingt-cinquième session Point 10 de l’ordre du jour Assistance technique et renforcement des capacités

Résumé

Gustavo Gallón, l’Expert indépendant sur la situation des droits de l’homme en Haïti, nommé en juin 2013 par le Conseil des droits de l’homme, propose un traitement de choc pour certains aspects clés de la situation des droits humains dans le pays, qu’il considère comme très complexe mais surmontable. L’Expert indépendant a mené une mission en Haïti en septembre 2013, à Port-au-Prince et à Jacmel.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 28 January – 04 February

The Global Overview collates information from a range of sources and displays it in a manner that allows for quick comparison of different humanitarian crises.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 21 - 28 January

The Global Overview collates information from a range of sources and displays it in a manner that allows for quick comparison of different humanitarian crises.