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03 Apr 2008 description

This report covers the period of 01/01/2006 to 31/12/2007 of a two-year planning and appeal process.

In brief

Programme summary: In 2006 and 2007, the Red Crescent Societies of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan,Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, with support from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies' regional representation for central Asia, worked to reduce vulnerabilities and build capacities within the areas linked to the Global Agenda. The programme objectives have, to a high degree, been achieved.

02 Oct 2007 description

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity.

04 Jun 2007 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 185 countries.

In Brief

Operations Update no. 3; Period covered: 11 March to 24 May, 2007; Appeal target: CHF 657,055 (USD 540,725 or EUR 406,670)

Appeal coverage: cash 56%, in-kind 24%

23 May 2007 description

Appeal Target: US$ 235,274
Balance Requested from ACT Alliance: US$ 143,774

21 Mar 2007 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 185 countries.

In Brief

Operations Update no.

07 Feb 2007 description

AFRICA

HORN OF AFRICA FLOODS

Unusually heavy rains during the months of October and November have turned large parts of the Horn of Africa into flood disaster areas with loss of life, massive displacement, and loss of livelihoods and assets in particularly in Kenya, Somalia, and Ethiopia. Accumulated estimates from the three countries put the total number of affected people between 1, 5 and 1, 8 million. Emergency response has being mounted by Governments in the affected countries, UN agencies, NGOs and other humanitarian partners.

06 Feb 2007 description

by Assel Tastanova, Federation delegation in Almaty, and Elena Pavluk, Kyrgyz Red Crescent

Background:

At 2am on 26 December 2006, an earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale shook the village of Kochkork and other towns around Issyk-kul in Kyrgyzstan. Its epicentre was in the Terskei Alatau mountains, 30 kilometres from Kochkork and 140 kilometres south-east of the capital, Bishkek.

01 Feb 2007 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 over 185 countries.

In Brief

Operations Update no.

11 Jan 2007 description

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity.

08 Jan 2007 description

by Assel Tastanova, Information Officer, Regional Delegation for Central Asia, and Elena Pavluk, Information Officer, Kyrgyz Red Crescent

At 2am on 26 December 2006, the inhabitants of the Kochkork village and other towns and villages of Chui and Issyk-kul in Kyrgyzstan awoke to a rumble quickly followed by strong tremors.

An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale had struck, its epicentre on the Terskei Alatau mountainsides 30 kilometres from Kochkork and 140 kilometres south-east of the capital Bishkek.

03 Jan 2007 description

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity.

29 Dec 2006 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 185 countries.

In Brief

This DREF Bulletin is being issued based on the situation described below reflecting the information available at this time. CHF 100,000 (USD 81,941 or EUR 62,236) was allocated from the Federation's Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) to respond to the needs in this operation.