he International Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. The Federation is the world's largest humanitarian organization, and its millions of volunteers are active in over 180 countries. All international assistance to support vulnerable communities seeks to adhere to the Code of Conduct and the Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Disaster Response, according to the SPHERE Project.
This document reflects a range of programmes, objectives, and related activities to be implemented in 2005, and the corresponding funding requirements. These are based upon the broader, multi-year framework of the Federation's Project Planning Process (PPP). The PPP products are either available through hyperlinks in the text, or can be requested through the respective regional department.
For further information please contact the Federation Secretariat, Africa Department: Christophe Grospierre, Federation Acting Regional Officer for West and Central Africa, email firstname.lastname@example.org, phone 41.22.730.43.13. Please also refer to the full contact list at the end of this Appeal, or access the Federation website at http://www.ifrc.org