Disaster Management (DM): Strategy and Coordination - Annual Report

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

In brief

Programme purpose: To reduce the number of deaths, injuries and impact from disasters, diseases and public health emergencies, by effectively using national, regional and international Red Cross and Red Crescent capacities and resources.

Programme summary: This annual report is a summary of key achievements of the seven individual plans implemented by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) under its disaster management global programme.

Financial situation: The total 2009 budget is CHF 8,195,523 (USD 7,895,570 or EUR 5,508,850), of which CHF 4,387,943 (54 per cent) covered during the reporting period (including opening balance). Overall expenditure during the reporting period was CHF 2,879,156 (35 per cent) of the budget.