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31 May 2009 description

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END OF AN ERA - BRR CLOSES ITS DOORS

Since its establishment by the President of Indonesia in April 2005, the Agency of Rehabilitation and Reconstruction for Aceh and Nias (BRR) has played a central role in the rehabilitation and reconstruction of Aceh and Nias. With a far-reaching mandat, and a Master Plan to match it, BRR coordinated more than 12,500 projects, involving over 60 bilateral donors and multilateral agencies as well as around 700 NGOs, in addition to implementing over 5,000 of its own reconstruction projects.

20 May 2009 description

INTRODUCTION

In the space of four years, Aceh has undergone fluid and complex changes, yet to be fully measured, managed and understood, but signaling unprecedented opportunities in the province for lasting peace and prosperity.

The Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami that wreaked havoc and devastation also triggered an overwhelming national and international response, bolstering the economy and delivering emergency relief and early recovery assistance through a multiplicity of on-the-ground partners, funds and programmes.

31 Mar 2007 description

Overview

Inaugurations of the newly elected district heads (Bupati) continued to take place across Aceh during March 2007, laying the foundation for regionalisation and local capacity building in the context of post-tsunami and post-conflict recovery operations in Aceh (and Nias).

The Office of the UN Recovery Coordinator for Aceh and Nias (UNORC) continued its key activities focusing on 1) Support to BRR and local governments in strengthening capacity and capability to manage and coordinate recovery activities through coordination mechanisms at various administrative levels, …

17 Feb 2007 description

This report is based on information received from local government authorities, UN/NGO teams in relevant locations and the media reporting.

General Situation

The United Nations is responding to the request by the Government of Indonesia to coordinate emergency relief to the North, East, Central Aceh regions that have been affected by widespread floods since 22 December 2006. Almost two months since the floods, roughly 50,000 remain displaced in Aceh Tamiang district. The international community continues its support by providing relief and recovery assistance.

09 Feb 2007 description

This report is based on information received from local government authorities, UN/NGO teams in relevant locations and the media reporting.

General Situation

The United Nations is responding to the request by the Government of Indonesia to coordinate emergency relief to the North, East, Central Aceh regions that have been affected by widespread floods since 22 December 2006. Seven weeks since the floods, roughly 50,000 remain displaced in Aceh Tamiang district. Clearing of mud and debris left by the floods is still ongoing.

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