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31 Mar 2017 description

According to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration 3 Nock-Ten (Nina) (PAGASA), the Philippines is prone to tropical cyclones due to its geographical location which generally produce heavy rains, flooding of large areas and also strong winds which result in heavy casualties to human life and destruction to crops and properties. On average, the country is frequented by 20 tropical cyclones annually, almost half of which made landfall.

30 Apr 2012 description

This report covers the period 1 January to 31 December 2011 Programme outcome

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) Asia Pacific zone office continues to support its regional and country offices as well as the 37 national societies in the zone in building stronger and more resilient communities, improving and assisting in preparedness, knowledge-sharing and response to disasters as well as health and care challenges.

03 Jun 2011 description

This emergency appeal revision adjusts the budget from CHF 16,286,096 to CHF 12,724,050 and extends the operation’s timeframe by five months until 30 November 2011.

09 Feb 2011 description

Period covered by this operations update: 1 October 2010 to 31 January 2011

Appeal target (current): CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million).

Appeal coverage: With contributions received to date, the appeal is 67 per cent covered in cash and kind.

Summary: This operations update extends the appeal timeframe up to 30 June 2011. This adjustment is mainly due to continuing limitations relating to the legal processes of securing suitable land for shelter construction.

07 Oct 2010 description

One-year consolidated report  

Period covered by this operations update:

1 October 2009 to 30 September 2010

Appeal target (current): CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million).

Appeal coverage: With contributions received to date, the appeal is 66 per cent covered in cash and kind. Further contributions needed.

Appeal history:

This emergency appeal was issued 23 October 2009 for CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million) for 18 months to assist approximately 110,000 families (550,000 people).

29 Jun 2010 description
report World Bank

Press Release No:2010/520/EAP

MANILA, JUNE 29, 2010-The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved a US$4.974 million grant for a pilot project called the Climate Change Adaptation Project (CCAP) designed to enable targeted rural communities cope with the impact of climate change.

Specifically, the project aims to develop and demonstrate cost-effective adaptation strategies in agriculture and natural resources management and strengthen the country's institutional framework for climate change adaptation.

World Bank Country Director Bert Hofman said the project will …

30 Apr 2010 description

This report covers the period 1 January to 31 December 2009.

In brief

Programme purpose: To coordinate and support IFRC (i.e. secretariat and partner national societies) efforts to assist host national societies in Southeast Asia to scale up their work in line with the Global Agenda.

12 Feb 2010 description

Period covered by this Operations Update: 1 to 31 January 2010.

Appeal target (current): CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million).

Appeal coverage: With contributions received to date, the appeal is 39 per cent covered in cash and kind, and including those in the pipeline, it is approximately 49 per cent covered.

05 Feb 2010 description

Period covered by this operations update: First three months: 23 October to 31 December 2009

Appeal target (current): CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million)

Appeal coverage: With contributions received to date, the appeal is 39 per cent covered in cash and kind, and including those in the pipeline, the appeal is approximately 49 per cent covered.

Appeal history:

- This emergency appeal was issued 23 October 2009 for CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million) for eighteen months to assist approximately 110,000 families (550,000 people).

- A revised …

15 Dec 2009 description

U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)

14 Dec 2009 description

GLIDE n=B0 TC-2009-000205-PHL

Period covered by this Operations Update: 25 November to 9 December 2009;

Appeal target (current): CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million);

Appeal coverage: With contributions received to date, the appeal is 31 per cent covered in cash and kind;

Appeal history:

- This emergency appeal was issued 23 October 2009 for CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million) for eighteen months to assist approximately 110,000 families (550,000 people).

- A revised preliminary emergency appeal was issued 12 October 2009 for CHF …

30 Nov 2009 description

GLIDE n=B0 TC-2009-000205-PHL

Period covered by this Operations Update: 15 to 24 November 2009;

Appeal target (current): CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8

million);

Appeal coverage: With contributions received to date, the appeal is 31 per cent covered in cash and kind;

Appeal history:

- This emergency appeal was issued 23 October 2009 for CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million) for 18 months to assist approximately 110,000 families (550,000 people).

- A revised preliminary emergency appeal was issued 12 October 2009 for CHF 6,854,640 (USD 6.65 …

20 Nov 2009 description

The Philippines is struggling to recover due to funding shortfalls. The United Nations (UN) has warned that the lack of funding to help the Philippines will lead to serious health risks and food security problems.

20 Nov 2009 description

U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)

17 Nov 2009 description

Glide no. TC-2009-000205-PHL

Period covered by this Operations Update: 5 to 14 November 2009;

Appeal target (current): CHF 16,286,096 (USD 16.1 million or EUR 10.8 million);

Appeal coverage: The appeal is 30 per cent covered in cash and kind, with further contributions in the pipeline.

12 Nov 2009 description

The Philippines continues to recover after being hit with a string of bad luck. Four devastating typhoons have swept through the Philippines including: Tropical Storm Ketsana, Typhoon Parma, Typhoon Lupit and Typhoon Mirinae. The storms have affected almost 10 million people and over 112 thousand people remain displaced.

12 Nov 2009 description

U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)