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05 Dec 2013 description
report Redhum

Colombia, 04 de Diciembre 2013

Fuente: El Pais

Link Redhum: http://www.redhum.org/noticia_detail/40727

Link Bitly: http://bit.ly/1bIXCFP

Tras siete años de espera, los 217 damnificados de la tragedia de Bendiciones comenzaron a ver el inicio de la construcción de las viviendas en la ciudadela Nueva Esperanza, a pocos metros del sitio de las avalanchas del 2006.

30 Mar 2010 description

JOHANNESBURG, 30 March 2010 (IRIN) - The hapless people flooding ports and airport terminals in developed countries are occasionally seen as "environmental migrants" or even "environmentally induced migrants", fleeing natural disasters in their part of the world.

Now, some countries have begun turning this displacement into a positive learning experience by providing such migrants with temporary work permits to help them earn an income and acquire skills, making them more resilient when they return home.

"Extending work visas or granting temporary visas to …

30 Apr 2008 description

Karina Wong

HPG Working Paper

1. Introduction

This case study forms part of a broader research project on the role of the affected state in humanitarian action. It contributes to a comparative study of how a wide range of governments respond to humanitarian crises. In particular, it focuses on the relationship between the state and domestic non-governmental actors and the international community. The overarching research question for the project is: what would good humanitarian governance look like?

28 Dec 2007 description

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

26 Apr 2007 description

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

In a world of global challenges, continued poverty, inequity, and increasing vulnerability to disasters and disease, the International Federation with its global network, works to accomplish its Global Agenda, partnering with local community and civil society to prevent and alleviate human suffering from disasters, diseases and public health emergencies.

In brief

Programme Summary:

In a region where economic growth does not seem to tackle the root problems of inequity and …

31 Dec 2006 description

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

In a world of global challenges, continued poverty, inequity, and increasing vulnerability to disasters and disease, the International Federation with its global network, works to accomplish its Global Agenda, partnering with local community and civil society to prevent and alleviate human suffering from disasters, diseases and public health emergencies.

28 Dec 2006 description

El año finaliza con alrededor de 684.066 personas afectadas por los desastres naturales. 25% menos que el año anterior, declarado por muchos organismos como el año de los desastres naturales, pero muy por encima del promedio de los =FAltimos cinco años, a pesar de una disminución de lluvias en el segundo semestre.

30 Sep 2006 description

Natural disasters in the first semester of 2006:

Summary

2006 1st Semester
1996-2005 1st semester average
No. of disasters
174
155
No. of countries affected
68
75
No.
13 Jul 2006 description

Evento: Inundaciones en Chocó. 2=AA. Ola invernal 2006
Situación General

En los =FAltimos tres días se ha vendido presentados lluvias fuertes en el Departamento del Choco ocurriendo ya un deslizamiento en el Municipio de Tadó en el corregimiento de Charco Negro a 1Km de la cabecera Municipal. Situado al sur de la capital del departamento Quibdó, 66 km. Temperatura media: 28=BAC. Altura sobre el nivel del mar: 78 m.

Impacto

El comité local de emergencias del Municipio de Tadó reporto un deslizamiento en el corregimiento de Charco Negro ocasionando:

10 Jul 2006 description

Total Appeal Target : US$ 750,000

29 Jun 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 183 countries.

14 Jun 2006 description


Ref: 2006/0107
OCHA Situation Report No. 7
Rainfall/Winter season – Colombia

This situation report is based on information provided to OCHA by the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office in Colombia and on reports of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) as well as the Colombian Red Cross (CRC).

Situation

02 Jun 2006 description

This week's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Education, Food, Health, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter and Non-food Items, Water & Sanitation

01 Jun 2006 description


Ref: 2006/0091
OCHA Situation Report No. 6
Rainfall/Winter season – Colombia

This situation report is based on information provided to OCHA by the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office in Colombia and the Colombian Red Cross.

Situation

30 May 2006 description

Consejo Nacional Lácteo evaluó impacto de inundaciones

Bogotá, 30 may.

29 May 2006 description

ALTOS DE CAZUCA, Colombia, May 29 (UNHCR) - Five years after she first arrived in Altos de Cazuca, a poor neighbourhood on the outskirts of the Colombia's capital Bogotá, Denise is once again homeless. Her small house, precariously built on a steep incline in the foothills of the Andes, was almost washed away ten days ago when water from the mountain tops came gushing through the back wall.

26 May 2006 description

This week's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Education, Food, Health, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter and Non-food Items, Water & Sanitation

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