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07 Apr 2008 description

Visit To Yogyakarta Includes Post-Earthquake Habitat Project & Meeting With Provincial Government

JAKARTA, 7TH APRIL 2008: Corporate donors were challenged to "go the distance" and support Habitat for Humanity as it created decent homes for families in need in Indonesia.

An estimated eight million Indonesia families are waiting for homes, a backlog that is growing by half a million families a year as the private and public sectors struggle to meet the annual demand for 800,000 new homes.

"The need is great. Serious efforts are required. Partnerships are key.

24 Jan 2007 description

Jakarta_(dpa) _ While Indonesia has scrambled to contain a resurgence of bird flu that killed five people, a least 28 people have died and hundreds were infected in an outbreak of dengue fever on Java since New Year's Day, a local report said Thursday.

The mosquito-borne disease is at its worse during the current monsoon season, which creates pools of water that are ideal breeding places, The Jakarta Post reported.

The worst-hit region has been West Java province, where 23 people died and 848 were infected since January 1, leaving hospital staffs scrambling to find enough …

15 Dec 2006 description


The Federation’s vision is to strive, through voluntary action, for a world of empowered communities, better able to address human suffering and crises with hope, respect for dignity and a concern for equity. Its 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

30 Sep 2006 description

U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)

31 Aug 2006 description
report Direct Relief

Recipient: International Relief & Development
Shipment Number: 5085
Shipment Date: 8/15/2006

30 Jun 2006 description

The Federation's vision is to strive, through voluntary action, for a world of empowered communities, better able to address human suffering and crises with hope, respect for dignity and a concern for equity. Its 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 183 countries.

25 Apr 2006 description

Ref: OCHA/GVA 2006/0062
OCHA Situation Report No. 2
Indonesia - Flash Floods and Landslides
Trenggalek District - East Java Province

21 Apr 2006 description


Ref: OCHA/GVA – 2006/0058
Indonesia – Flash Floods and Landslides
OCHA Situation Report no. 1
Trenggalek District – East Java Province
21 April 2006

20 Apr 2006 description

Flash flood happened in Trenggalek, East Java at Wednesday evening (19/4), this flood drowned 5 sub district in Trenggalek regency. 23 people were reported killed of this flood. While the flooded areas could not be reach due to the broken and flooded roads in the area.

01 Jan 2006 description


This appeal seeks CHF 7,359,666(1) to fund programmes and activities to be implemented in 2006 and 2007. These programmes are aligned with the International Federation's Global Agenda, which sets out four broad goals to meet the Federation's mission to "improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity".
Global Agenda Goals:

1. Reduce the numbers of deaths, injuries and impact from disasters.

2. Reduce the number of deaths, illnesses and impact from diseases and public health emergencies.