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03 Jun 2002 description

HARGEISA, North-west Somalia (UNHCR) - "Home Sweet Home" to Ahmed Abdi is a small, igloo-shaped structure, covered with bits of plastic sheeting and flattened tin cans, occupying a patch of barren land on the outskirts of Hargeisa, the capital of Somaliland.

28 May 2002 description


Appeal Target: CHF 3,114,758
Operational Developments

The seemingly interminable cycle of violence in Palestine and Israel, and UN sanctions in Iraq, were major causes for increased humanitarian concerns in this volatile region. The complex nature of the regional political context was a daunting challenge, yet at the same time an opportunity for the Federation and the national societies to constantly adapt their programmes to address both capacity building and immediate operational needs.

Objectives, Achievements and Constraints

28 Mar 2002 description

Silver Spring, Maryland -- As World Health Day is observed on April 7, the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) continues to address primary health needs worldwide.

02 Oct 2001 description


At the start of 2001 the number of people ‘of concern’ to UNHCR was 21.8 million, or one out of every 275 persons on Earth. This compared with a January 1, 2000 figure of 22.3 million.

03 Aug 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

31 Jul 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

30 Jul 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

20 Jun 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

04 May 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

30 Apr 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

05 Apr 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

14 Feb 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

09 Feb 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

06 Feb 2001 description

UNITED NATIONS
Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Integrated Regional Information Network
for Central and Eastern Africa
Tel: +254 2 622147
Fax: +254 2 622129

16 Nov 2000 description

SOMALIA-ETHIOPIA: President arrives for official visit

13 Nov 2000 description

SUDAN: Relief agencies to leave Kassala

26 Sep 2000 description

HORN OF AFRICA: Gulf states join livestock ban

22 Sep 2000 description

[This report does not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations]