Côte d'Ivoire: Mudslides - Jun 2009
In June severe rains caused mudslides and floods that killed at least 19 people in the country's biggest town Abidjan, the authorities said. (AlertNet, 4 Sep 2009)
This report covers the period 1/January/2009 to 31/December/2009.
Programme(s) summary: The West Coast Regional Representation worked in close collaboration with partners to support West Coast National Societies in the implementation of activities towards improving the lives of the vulnerable population in the region and also enhancing these National Societies' development.
Written by: George Fominyen
DAKAR (AlertNet)- Heavy flooding has displaced over a quarter of a million people and killed dozens in West Africa since the start of the rainy season in June, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) has said.
OCHA said in a statement on Sept.
This report covers the period 1 January 2009 to 30 June 2009
Programme purpose: The International Federation supported programmes in the West Coast region aim at assisting the National Societies in the region to alleviate the suffering of the vulnerable populations within the framework of the Federation's Global Agenda and in line with ARCHI 2010.
Programme(s) summary: The National Societies covered by this appeal update could not effectively implement most of the activities planned for this reporting period because of late or non-availability of funding.