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08 Jul 2011 description
report DARA

The President

Diego Hidalgo

New dimensions of DARA

23 Nov 2010 description

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25 Sep 2010 description
report World Bank

Press Release No:2011/102/SAR

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22 Sep 2010 description

Contents

Front Page

  • As Pakistan's Waters Recede, USAID Commitment Grows
  • Shah Visits Flood-Ravaged Areas
  • Innovation in Spotlight at UN General Assembly
Inside Development/Dialogue
  • Interview with Kathy Calvin, CEO, UN Foundation
  • Nigeria Pushes Polio to the Brink
  • Insights from Administrator Dr.
17 Sep 2010 description
report Internews Network

In 2010, Internews Network commits to deepening the innovative use of new technologies in its future emergency and humanitarian media response programs, enabling disaster affected populations better access to humanitarian media information.

13 Sep 2010 description

Welcoming the General Assembly's accomplishments over the past 12 months - especially the spirit of consensus shown by Member States on issues ranging from achievement of the Millennium Development Goals to ensuring long-term support for disaster-struck Haiti and Pakistan - Ali Abdussalam Treki, the 192-member body's outgoing President, today said there was nevertheless "room for improvement," especially to strengthen it's working methods and reassert its authority on the international stage.

"If we want the United Nations not to be on the periphery of the …

18 Jan 2010 description

Haiti earthquake emergency

Church World Service is providing emergency supplies for distribution by our local partners in Port-au-Prince in the wake of the devastating January 12 quake.

23 Jul 2007 description

CWS assists flood survivors in Pakistan and India

Pakistan

Storm-induced flooding has caused widespread displacement in parts of Pakistan, particularly along the coastal regions of Sindh and Balochistan provinces.

Church World Service is providing assistance to more than 20,000 households in Gadap town and Karachi, Sindh Province; Thatta District, Sindh Province; and Turbat District, Balochistan Province. Assistance includes reconstruction materials for 1,300 of the families; preventive and curative health services for 33,750 people and vaccinations for 15,000 through five mobile …

23 Dec 2005 description

This week 's report covers the following sectors:Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Food, Health, Refugees and IDPs, Shelter and Non-food Items, Security

21 Oct 2005 description

No. 189/05

On Thursday evening the Storting allocated an additional NOK 300 million for relief efforts in Pakistan, Central America and Africa.

International Development Minister Erik Solheim is concerned that the tragic situation in the wake of the earthquake in Pakistan may deteriorate into one of the greatest humanitarian crises we have faced.

- Winter is approaching. The relief workers are fighting against the clock. We all have an obligation to do whatever we can to save lives, said Mr Solheim.