Indonesia: Floods and Landslides - Feb 2006
Most read reports
- UN GA: International cooperation on humanitarian assistance in field of natural disasters, from relief to development (A/62/323): Report of the Secretary-General. 7 Sep 2007
- IFRC: Southeast Asia Appeal 2006-2007 No. MAA51001Programme Update no. 1. 30 Jun 2006
- MERCY Malaysia: Medical supplies timely reached Manado, Sulawesi Utara Indonesia. 1 Mar 2006
- OCHA: OCHA - Geneva Natural Disasters Highlights No. 4. 30 Apr 2006
- ReliefWeb: Indonesia: Floods and landslides - Situation map. 23 Feb 2006
Item 73 (a) of the provisional agenda (A/62/323)
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.
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.
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After flooding and landslides displaced more than 17,500 people in Indonesia during heavy rain in February, the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) provided relief for families whose homes have been severely damaged or destroyed to repair their homes, and regain their lives.
Response Payment No.06/2006
Funds Sent To: CWS Indonesia , YTB
Amount Sent : US$ 24,550 & US$ 23,216 respectively
MERCY Malaysia's Medical Relief and Assessment team timely delivered the much needed medical supplies to those affected in the recent flood and landslides in Manado, Sulawesi Utara Indonesia
(New York, 24 February 2006): The United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator's Office in Jakarta is deploying a mission to assess the situation on the ground in Sulawesi in collaboration with Government and non-governmental institutions. The mission comes in response to flash flooding and landslides on 21 February in Manado City. These events followed the floods and landslides that hit Manado City--the capital city of North Sulawesi Province--, Minahasa Selatan, Minahasa, and Tomohon City on 13 February that left eight dead and resulted in the displacement of 1,286 people.
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2006/28
OCHA Situation Report No. 2
Indonesia - Floods and Landslides
Torrential rains have caused massive floods and landslides at Sulawesi's Northern Province of Indonesia. As such MERCY Malaysia is preparing its Medical Relief and Assessment team to provide aid as early as tomorrow (24 Feb 2006)
To date, 32 people are confirmed dead * and approximately 20, 000 more are affected by massive floods and landslides caused by heavy rain which has been hitting Sulawesi's Northern Province for the past several days. Heaviest loss of life was reported to be in the provincial capital of Manado, Sulawesi and casualties are rising.
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2006/26
OCHA Situation Report No. 1
Indonesia - Floods and Landslides
Jakarta_(dpa) _ Landslides and flash floods swept through villages in the eastern Indonesian city of Manado, killing at least 32 people and injuring dozens of others, officials and local media reports said Wednesday.
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.