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08 Aug 2003 description

Appeal Target: CHF 2,549,593
Programme Update No. 2;
Period covered: April to June 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: 69%; See attached Contributions List for details.

Outstanding needs: CHF 783,414

21 May 2003 description

Appeal Target: CHF 2,549,593 (USD 1,868,518 or EUR 1,746,297)
Programme Update No. 1; Period covered: January to March, 2003

07 May 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
Appeal No. 01.30/2002;
Appeal target: CHF 4,909,189;

18 Sep 2002 description
report Government of Japan
  1. On September 18 (Wed), the Government of Japan decided to extend emergency assistance in kind (equivalent to approximately 10 million yen) comprising 20 tents, 2,640 blankets, 10 electric power generators, 300 shovels and 300 flashlights to the Union of Myanmar, which has sustained damage from flood.

    2. In Monywa, a commercial city located in the midland of Myanmar, the Chindwin River, which flows through the city, swelled, and as a result, its water level exceeded the dangerous level defined by the Government of Myanmar for the first time since about 40 years.

13 Sep 2002 description

This bulletin is primarily for information only. While not formally requesting the Federation to launch an international appeal, the Myanmar Red Cross Society (MRCS) has indicated that offers of external assistance - to maintain the ongoing response from staff and volunteers to the deteriorating floods situation - would be most welcome.

04 Sep 2002 description

The Swiss government has granted a SFr. 50 million credit to be used by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, SDC, in a broad-based action programme aimed at assisting flood-stricken regions in Europe and Asia.

The recent floods have cost many lives and devastated infrastructure and housing in Europe and Asia. In response, on 22 August the Swiss government approved a supplementary credit of SFr. 50 million on behalf of the flood victims.

26 Aug 2002 description

This Bulletin is for information only. The Federation is not seeking any funding or other assistance from donors for this operation at this time.

23 Aug 2002 description

By Omar Valdimarsson in Bangkok
Concern is growing as the threat of major floods in the Mekong Delta increases. In south Vietnam, water levels are rising rapidly - between 5-10 cms a day and reaching emergency levels in some areas.

National authorities are in the process of evacuating thousands of people from the area, and have mobilised thousands of soldiers to help with the mitigation measures and relief preparations.

22 Aug 2002 description

This Bulletin is for information only. The Federation is not seeking any funding or other assistance from donors for this situation at this time.

08 May 2002 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
Appeal No. 01.35/2002;
Appeal target: CHF 893,557;