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21 Oct 2009 description
report Xinhua

BELGRADE, Oct 21, 2009 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- Serbia and Russia agreed here on Wednesday to establish a joint humanitarian center in the southern Serbian city of Nis for immediate response to emergencies such as fire, floods and earthquakes.

Serbian First Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Ivica Dacic and Russian Minister for Emergency Situations Sergei Shoigu signed a plan on the center's initial stage of development.

Later, the two leaders told a joint press conference that the center should serve the entire region and offer quick and efficient support in case of …

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: The National Societies of central Europe, as part of their health and care activities, set the prevention of HIV and TB as high priorities.

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 International Federation of Red Cross and RedCrescent Societies together with the Red Cross units of Kosovo achieved many of the planned objectives and initiated a number of long-term development issues, despite an invariable lack of funding.

20 Jun 2007 description
report World Bank


Projects support Serbia's Regional Development, Agricultural Competitiveness, Flood Control, Road Rehabilitation and Safety, and Energy Efficiency

Press Release No:2007/450/ECA

22 Aug 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.

25 Jul 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.

24 May 2006 description

Belgrade, May 24, 2006 - Serbian Prime Minister Vojislav Kostunica met today with humanitarian worker from Greece Kyriaki Panayiotidou and expressed gratitude for all humanitarian support given to Serbia in the past decade.

09 May 2006 description
report Caritas

Vatican City, 9 May 2006 - Caritas Serbia and Montenegro is appealing for over 35,000 USD in order to continue to help victims of flooding that ravaged the region for most of April, not only in the areas along the Danube river basin and its tributaries, but also central Serbia, which was battered well before the Danube began to overrun its riverbanks.

Thousands of people were forced to flee their homes after heavy rains throughout March and April resulted in flooding and landslides.

08 May 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 over 181 countries.

03 May 2006 description

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) International is providing emergency management supplies for families in Serbia that have been driven from their homes by landslides and heavy flooding in March and April.

ADRA is providing items such as food parcels, hygiene parcels, and rubber boots for 2,100 families in the affected municipalities of Zrenjanin, Beocin, Secanj, Golubac, Smederevo, Belgrade, Titel, and Trstneik. The intervention, which will last three weeks, will begin distribution during the second week of May.

03 May 2006 description

Belgrade, May 3, 2006 - Serbian Minister of Capital Investment Velimir Ilic said today that according to estimates of the Serbian government, the damage from floods and landslides in Serbia totals €11 million, while 500 million dinars have already been invested as an emergency intervention and advance for beginning of construction works.

02 May 2006 description

In April the River Danube broke through flood protection, driving hundreds of families from their homes and swamping thousands of acres of farmland in Serbia, Romania and Hungry. The river has risen to a 111-year record high, displacing hundreds of people across the Balkans and has placed tens of thousands more at risk.

02 May 2006 description

The ACT members in Serbia held a meeting in Novi Sad on 27 April to discuss the present flood situation and a possible ACT response. It was felt that there is a strong need for contingency plans as the situation is still very volatile and fluid. It is still unclear whether the dykes, which are saturated by water, will hold. If they break, the situation will become extremely serious.

28 Apr 2006 description

The World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA) is helping the disaster relief effort in flooded South East Europe by funding groups delivering animal aid to the worst hit areas.

27 Apr 2006 description

This report is based on information obtained by the DPPI SEE Secretariat as of April 26, 2006 and reflects the situation and the information available at this time.

25 Apr 2006 description

Belgrade, April 25, 2006 - State Secretary of the Serbian Ministry of Health Nevena Karanovic stated today that in seven flood-stricken districts in Serbia health centres are working 24 hours a day but so far no mass intestinal infections have been recorded.