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28 Apr 2008 description

El mandatario estatal recibió el apoyo económico aportado por las instituciones educativa y bancaria, así como por el grupo industrial.

MÉXICO, DF, 28 de abril.

28 Apr 2008 description

Con la asistencia del Secretario de Asentamientos y Obras P=FAblicas (SAOP), Héctor Manuel López Peralta, como invitado de honor, se llevó a cabo la inauguración de la Jornada Académica de Ingeniería Civil, del Instituto Tecnológico de Villahermosa, organizada por el Departamento de Ciencias de la Tierra, en coordinación con alumnos de la carrera de Ingeniería Civil a efectuarse del 28 al 30 de abril.

Villahermosa, Tab., 28 de Abril del 2008.

25 Apr 2008 description
report World Vision

- Agency pre-positioning supplies to 'jump-start' response when storms hit

- Global warehouses store additional aid for large disasters

Seattle, WA, April 25, 2008- After a record two Category 5 hurricanes last year, World Vision is pre-positioning supplies and preparing communities across the Caribbean and Latin America for this summer's storms and other natural disasters.

21 Apr 2008 description

Glide no: TC-2007-000135

This Revised Emergency Appeal seeks CHF 2,927,000 (USD 2,927,000 or EUR 1,864,331) in cash, kind or services to assist 108,550 beneficiaries for

Appeal target (current): CHF 2,927,000

Appeal coverage: 100%;

Appeal history:

- A Preliminary Appeal was launched on 22 August 2007 for CHF 1,591,000 (USD 1,321,429 or EUR 964,942) for 6 months to assist 35,000 beneficiaries (7,000 families).

- Appeal revised on 30 August 2007 to CHF 2,399,670 (USD 2,049,249 or EUR 1,445,584) for 9 months to assist 108,550 beneficiaries (21,710 families).

03 Apr 2008 description

This report covers the period of 01/01/2006 to 31/12/2007 of a two-year planning and appeal process.

In brief

Programme summary:

Natural and weather related disasters are increasing in frequency. The countries in Central and South America and the Caribbean remain vulnerable to the impact of these natural and man-made disasters.

In 2006 and 2007, the Pan American Disaster Response Unit (PADRU) provided operational, logistics and preparedness support to the region's National Societies in response to 33 emergencies, in an effective and efficient manner according to the needs.

03 Apr 2008 description

This report covers the period of 01/01/2006 to 31/12/2007 of a two-year planning and appeal process.

In brief

Goal: National Societies in the Caribbean region are implementing efficient, responsive and focused programmes that contribute to improving the lives of vulnerable people.

01 Apr 2008 description

The International Federation's Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) is a source of un-earmarked money created by the Federation in 1985 to ensure that immediate financial support is available for Red Cross Red Crescent response to emergencies.