Tajikistan: Drought - Jun 2001
Most read reports
- World Bank: Boosting Financial Resilience to Natural Disasters in Central Asia. 31 Jul 2018
- IRI: The drought and humanitarian crisis in Central and Southwest Asia: A climate perspective. 30 Nov 2001
- ECOSOC: DRAFT Strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations: Report of the Secretary-General. 14 May 2002
- FAO: FAO: Long term plans for drought mitigation and management in the Near East region. 9 Mar 2002
- FAO: FAO/GIEWS Food Outlook No. 2, 2002. 15 May 2002
Launched on 21 August 2001 for CHF 6,795,218 for 9 months.
DREF Allocated: CHF 150, 000
Period covered: 11 October - 20 December 2001; last Ops Update issued: No. 01 issued 24 October, 2001; Next Ops Update No. 3 expected February 2002
"At a Glance"
Appeal coverage: 23.4%
Related Appeals: 01.63/2001- Tajikistan 2001 Annual Appeal
Outstanding needs: CHF 5,207,822
This New Year's in Tajikistan was harsher than ever, the celebrations far from joyful - without a big festive spread to put on the table; with electricity cut in many villages because of old and malfunctioning equipment; now with as many as a million people worrying about where their next meal is coming from and many subsisting on just bread and tea.