Mozambique : Floods Operation update n°4 MDRMZ010

Period covered by this update: 20 August 2013 to 14 October, 2013

Appeal Target (current): CHF 2,044,428

Appeal coverage: 75%

Appeal history:

 A Preliminary Emergency Appeal was launched on 1 February for CHF 662,337 in cash, kind, or services to support the Mozambique Red Cross Society (CVM) to assist 15,000 beneficiaries over 6 months

 Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF): CHF 300,000 was initially allocated from the Federation’s DREF to support CVM in its initial rapid response.

 Update No. 1 was issued on 19 February highlighting the findings of an assessment done by a field assessment coordination team (FACT) and two emergency response units (ERUs).

 The Emergency Appeal was launched on 1 March 2013 for CHF 2,044,428 in cash, kind, or services to support CVM to assist 5,700 families (28,500 people) over six months. The operation is currently scheduled to be completed by the end of August, 2013.

 Update No. 2 was issued on 21 March, 2013.

 Update No. 3 sought to extend the operational timeframe by six weeks, to 15 October 2013, in order to finalise the prepositioning of emergency NFIs and to take into account final reporting. This extension was accommodated within the existing budget of the Appeal.

 Update No. 3 sought to extend the operational timeframe by six weeks, to 15 October 2013, in order to finalise the prepositioning of emergency NFIs and to take into account final reporting. This extension was accommodated within the existing budget of the Appeal.