Timor-Leste: Floods and Landslides - Jul 2007
Most read reports
- IFRC: Timor Leste: Flooding and Landslides DREF Bulletin No MDRTP001. 26 Jul 2007
- IFRC: East Timor: Floods. 23 Jul 2007
- Concern: Timor President visits Concern project in Daudere. 21 Nov 2007
- UN DGC: Press conference by United Nations Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator on recent floods in South Asia. 9 Aug 2007
- FAO: Crop prospects and food situation - No. 1, Feb 2008. 19 Feb 2008
This report covers the period 1 January to 31 December 2008.
The International Federation supported the Timor-Leste Red Cross/Cruz Vermelha de Timor-Leste (CVTL) in disaster management, health and care, and organizational development programmes in 2008 which demonstrated good results, despite challenging conditions in the country.
Through its community-based disaster preparedness/risk reduction activities in nine districts, the disaster management programme successfully supported communities in reducing the risk of disasters with improved knowledge, …
U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)
This report covers the period of 1 January 2006 to 31 December 2007 of a two-year planning and appeal process.
Programme summary: The two-year programme got off to a challenging start with a series of severe storms from December 2005 through January/February 2006. The consequent disruption to the national society, Cruz Vermelha de Timor-Leste (CVTL) plans was significant. These storms were then followed by major civil unrest which began in February 2006. In total, tens of thousands were displaced.
This report covers 1/7/07 to 30/11/07 of the 2006-07 appeal.
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.
Programme Summary: The second half of 2007 has been a period of consolidation for Cruz Vermelha de Timor-Leste (CVTL).
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This DREF Bulletin is being issued based on the situation described below.