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Programme Summary: The East Africa sub-regional programmes appeal was revised twice during the year to include a construction project in the Rwandan Red Cross organizational development programme and an anti retroviral treatment (ART) component in the HIV/AIDS programme of the Kenya Red Cross Society. These revisions increased the original appeal budget from CHF 7,054,000 to CHF 7,325,000. In addition, the health and care budget was increased from CHF 3,312,707 to CHF 3,706,581.
Needs: Total 2006-2007: CHF 7,718,899 (USD 6,347,779 or EUR 4,764,752), out of which 18.5 per cent covered.
For more detailed information on the 2006 activities, please see Programme Update 1 and 2.
Programme Update no. 1: http://www.ifrc.org/docs/appeals/annual06/MAA6400301.pdf
Programme Update no. 2: http://www.ifrc.org/docs/appeals/annual06/MAA6400302.pdf
Programme Update no.3: http://www.ifrc.org/docs/appeals/annual06/MAA6400303.pdf
Related Emergency Appeals:
Burundi: Humanitarian assistance to returnees and vulnerable groups; Appeal MDRBI001
Kenya: Floods; Revised Appeal MDRKE003
Rwanda: Humanitarian assistance to returnees and host communities; Appeal MDRRW002