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18 Jul 2003 description

Data Source: Food and Agriculture Organisation

03 Jun 2003 description


Appeal Target: CHF 3,400,000 (USD 2,446,214 or EUR 2,336,657)
Period covered: January - April, 2003

The Federation’s mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world’s largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are active in over 180 countries. For more information: www.ifrc.org

In Brief

Appeal coverage: 16.7%; See attached Contributions List for details.

Outstanding needs: CHF 2,832,634 (USD 2,080,524 / EUR 1,919,779)

04 Mar 2003 description
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General Situation during February 2003
Forecast until mid-April 2003

The Desert Locust situation remained calm during February. Small-scale breeding occurred near the Red Sea coast in Sudan. There were also unconfirmed reports of adults and hoppers in northern Mali. Breeding conditions were generally dry throughout the recession area because of poor rainfall. In South-West Asia, unprecedented rains occurred in southern Pakistan, including Baluchistan where small-scale breeding is expected during the forecast period.

20 Feb 2003 description


This Ops Update is intended for reporting on emergency appeals.
The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are active in 178 countries. For more information: www.ifrc.org

Launched 5 February 2003 for 308,000 CHF for two months for 3,000 beneficiaries.
Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) Allocated: CHF 50,000 Beneficiaries: 3,000
Period covered: 5 - 19 February, 2003
Next Update 2 expected March 2003

07 Feb 2003 description

More than 27,000 people have had to be evacuated from their homes in northern and central Tunisia since torrential rains, exacerbated by an intense cold wave in early January, caused the worst floods in 10 years in the country. At least six children have died, hundreds of houses were damaged or destroyed, and many livestock have drowned. Out of nine affected governorates in the country, Jendouba, Béja, Manouba and Bizerte are those which suffered the most damage.

05 Feb 2003 description


The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are active in 178 countries. For more information: www.ifrc.org
IN BRIEF

THIS APPEAL SEEKS CHF 308,000 (USD 229,000 or EUR 210,000) IN CASH, KIND AND SERVICES TO ASSIST 3,000 BENEFICIARIES FOR 2 MONTHS

Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) Allocation: CHF 50,000.

Situation

29 Jan 2003 description

This bulletin is being issued based on the needs described below reflecting the information available at this time. Based on further updates and details from assessment reports, or should the situation deteriorate, the Federation will consider international support through an Appeal.

23 Jan 2003 description

This bulletin is being issued based on the needs described below reflecting the information available at this time. Based on further updates and details from assessment reports, or should the situation deteriorate, the Federation will consider international support through an Appeal.

23 Jan 2003 description

WEEKLY AFRICAN WEATHER HAZARDS ASSESSMENT STATEMENT              
             
JANUARY 23, 2003 DISCUSSION:
     
1)   Recent rains in northern Tunisia and extreme areas in northern Algeria has resulted in saturated conditions and some local flooding.  Expect more rain throughout the period which could induce local flooding in some prone areas.

01 Jan 2003 description

Data Sources: United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, United Nations Environment Programme, Population Action International