Panama: Floods Emergency Appeal No. MDRPA007
This Emergency Appeal seeks 701,023 Swiss francs in cash, kind, or services to support the Red Cross Society of Panamá (RCSP) to assist 2,545 beneficiary families (some 12,725 people) for 6 months, and will be completed by the end of June, 2011. A Final Report will be made available by the end of September 2011 (three months after the end of the operation).
- 162,563 Swiss francs were allocated from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies' (IFRC) Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) to support this operation. Un-earmarked funds to replenish DREF are encouraged.
- A Preliminary Emergency Appeal was launched on 14 December to support 2,045 families over 6 months. In view of the increasing needs, this Emergency Appeal includes an increased budget to expand the scope of the operation to support 2,545 families.