Bolivia

Bolivia (MAABO001) Mid-Year Report 2012

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This report covers the period 01 January 2012 to 30 June 2012

Overview

During the first half of 2012, the regional representation for the Andean countries (regional representation) has worked closely with the Bolivian Red Cross (BRC) to strengthen its capacities in disaster management, health and care, and organizational development. In line with Strategy 2020, the National Society continues to increase its capacities to better fulfil its mandate.

During the period covered by this report, Bolivia experienced a severe rainy season that affected almost 14,000 families and in response to the situation, the BRC developed a plan of action to assist 10,000 beneficiaries with food and non-food relief items, health and water, sanitation and hygiene promotion activities aimed at preventing the exacerbation of a dengue outbreak, and livelihood recovery activities. Click here to go directly to the emergency appeal operation updates.