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06 Aug 2010 description

This report covers the period 1 January 2010 to 30 June 2010.

In brief

Programme outcome: To increase the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Society (IFRC) capacity to assist National Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies reduce the number of deaths, injuries and the impact of disasters through the timely and adequate financial support for disaster response from the DREF.

Programme(s) summary: At 30 June 2010, IFRC had made 73 allocations from the DREF to support 67 different operations for a total of 11,285,280 Swiss francs bringing assistance to over …

17 Nov 2009 description
report European Union

2974th EXTERNAL RELATIONS Council meeting

05 Dec 2008 description

Climate-related disasters are increasing in intensity and frequency, and communities around the world are facing the humanitarian consequences of climate change on a daily basis. Volunteers from the very communities that are at risk are the ones that are adapting quickest to these fast-changing crises and they can make a real difference, according to Bekele Geleta, Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC).

Speaking on International Volunteers Day at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Poland, Mr.

20 Sep 2001 description
report Merlin

I. Merlin - a small organisation with a big impact:

06 Apr 2001 description

This report by Karlos Pérez de Armiño and Francisco Rey

09 Feb 2001 description
report Merlin

Democratic Republic of Congo (Maniema Province)

08 Aug 2000 description
report Merlin

Mozambique

  • Providing basic health care for displaced people in Guara Guara camp, Sofala Province
  • Providing drugs and basic equipment to 11 Primary Health Care Centres in Sofala Province.
East Timor
  • Co-ordinating a task force of agencies to combat insect-borne diseases, such as malaria and dengue fever, throughout East Timor, where conflict has left many health services in ruins.
  • Training local health staff to boost their capacity to prevent, diagnose and treat disease, particularly malaria.
01 Oct 1999 description
report UN General Assembly


A/54/430

Fifty-fourth session
Agenda item 112

Promotion and protection of the rights of children Protection of children affected by armed conflict Note by the Secretary-General The Secretary-General has the honour to transmit to the members of the General Assembly, in accordance with section VIII of Assembly resolution 53/128 of 9 December 1998, the report prepared by Olara A. Otunnu, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.

Annex

16 Apr 1999 description

This report includes: A) FR Yugoslavia and region - Kosovo crisis B) Angola C) East Africa: Burundi and Uganda D) Somalia E) Zambia F) Recently Approved WFP Emergency And Protracted Relief and Recovery Operations.