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30 Oct 2008 description

Executive summary

The Eastern Africa Zone covers 14 National Societies (NS) - Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda. The Zone has four country representations in Somalia, Sudan, Eritrea and Ethiopia and two Sub Zones covering the Indian Ocean Islands and East Africa countries.

The Eastern Africa Zone continues to experience major disasters which claim many lives, destroy property and erode the already weak livelihoods of the communities affected.

01 Jul 2008 description

The International Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. The Federation is the world's largest humanitarian organization, and its millions of volunteers are active in over 185 countries.

This Appeal provides an overview of the current HIV situation and its impact in Eastern Africa; and a review of National Society HIV programme interventions from 2000 to 2007, including key challenges; and key priorities for 2008 and beyond.

29 Nov 2006 description

The Global Appeal 2007

Introduction

UNHCR's Global Appeal is published yearly to alert governmental and private sector donors, Executive Committee (ExCom) members and Standing Committee observers, Governments and their Permanent Missions in Geneva, the UN Secretariat, UN agencies, intergovernmental agencies, NGOs, regional organizations and other institutions and interested individuals to the plight of millions of refugees and others of concern to UNHCR.

12 Jan 2006 description

This appeal seeks CHF 4,951,324 (1) t o fund programmes and activities to be implemented in 2006 and 2007. These programmes are aligned with the International Federation's Global Agenda, which sets out four broad goals to meet the Federation's mission to "improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity".

02 Dec 2005 description

Introduction

This Global Appeal is published to alert governmental and private sector donors, Executive Committee members and Standing Committee observers, Governments and their Permanent Missions in Geneva, the UN Secretariat, UN agencies, intergovernmental agencies, NGOs, regional organizations and other institutions and interested individuals to the plight of millions of refugees and other persons of concern falling within UNHCR's mandate.

29 Jun 2005 description


Consolidated Appeals Process (CAP)

The CAP is much more than an appeal for money. It is an inclusive and coordinated programme cycle of:

a) strategic planning leading to a Common Humanitarian Action Plan (CHAP);
b) resource mobilisation (leading to a Consolidated Appeal or a Flash Appeal);
c) coordinated programme implementation;
d) joint monitoring and evaluation;
e) revision, if necessary; and
f) reporting on results.

The CHAP is a strategic plan for humanitarian response in a given country or region and includes the following elements:

01 Jan 2005 description


East Africa Regional Programmes
The International Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. The Federation is the world's largest humanitarian organization, and its millions of volunteers are active in over 180 countries. All international assistance to support vulnerable communities seeks to adhere to the Code of Conduct and the Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Disaster Response, according to the SPHERE Project.

06 Jan 2004 description


The International Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. The Federation is the world's largest humanitarian organization, and its millions of volunteers are active in over 180 countries. All international assistance to support vulnerable communities seeks to adhere to the Code of Conduct and the Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Disaster Response, according to the SPHERE Project.

30 Jan 2003 description


Appeal Target: US$ 662,061
Geneva, 30 January 2003

Dear Colleagues,

25 Sep 2002 description

This Programme Update is intended for reporting on Annual Appeals.
Appeal Target: CHF 4,500,366
Period covered: April-June 2002; last Programme Update N=B0 l, issued January-March 2002

"At a Glance"

Appeal coverage: 76%
Related Appeals: Kenya: Floods; Preliminary Appeal 14/2002

08 Jan 2002 description


Appeal Target: US$ 655,828
Geneva, 8 January 2002

Dear Colleagues,

The number of refugees in the Kakuma Refugee Camp has increased from 70,958 to 82,312 (16%) during 2000/2001 and this figure is expected to reach 90,000 in the year 2002. The majority of the refugees (66%) in the camp are from South Sudan, fleeing the escalating war in their country. The second largest group are Somali refugees accounting for 15% and the rest are from 6 other countries namely; Ethiopia, Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Burundi, and Eritrea.

23 Mar 2001 description


Appeal Target: US$ 696,545
Geneva, 23 March 2001

Dear Colleagues,

As the number of refugees, mainly from the southern Sudan continue to flow into Kenya, LWF continues to be the lead agency in the Kakuma refugee camp in providing basic humanitarian needs in partnership with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

29 Nov 2000 description

Joins UN Agencies in Consolidated Appeals, Asking Donors to Fund Emergency Relief Efforts