Grenada

Hurricane Ivan OCHA Situation Report No. 15

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Situation Report
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Posted
Originally published
Ref: OCHA/GVA - 2004/166
OCHA Situation Report No. 15
Hurricane Ivan - Grenada Flash Appeal
1 October 2004

United Nations Flash Appeal for Grenada launched in New York Today

1. Following the presentation by the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Barbados last week, the United Nations and its partners launched a Flash Appeal today in New York to respond to the urgent and immediate needs of the population of Grenada affected by Hurricane Ivan in early September 2004. The Appeal also aims at establishing the basis for economic recovery.

2. The Appeal covers a period of six months from October 2004 to March 2005, and its requirements are as follows:

Sector
Lead Agency
Amount (US$)
Agriculture
FAO
3,965,000
Coordination and Support Services
CDERA, UNDP, WFP
690,000
Economic Recovery and Infrastructure
UNDP
1,926,400
Education
UNDP, UNESCO
9,580,600
Family Shelter and non-food items
French Red Cross, UNDP
8,826,000
Health
PAHO/WHO, UNFPA
760,000
Protection/Human Rights/Rule of Law
UNICEF
777,600
Water and Sanitation
OXFAM
1,115,160
Total
27,640,760

3. The Financial Tracking Service (FTS) shows the funding status of each project in the appeal, continuously updated, on www.reliefweb.int. Donors and appealing agencies are both requested to share information on all humanitarian contributions with the FTS.

4. This Flash Appeal and information on ongoing emergencies is also available on the OCHA Internet Website at http://www.reliefweb.int.

Tel. +41-22-917 1234
Fax: +41-22-917 00 23
E-mail: ochagva@un.org

In case of emergency only: Tel. +41-22-917 20 10

Desk Officers:

Mr. Erik Haegglund
E-mail: haegglund@un.org
Direct Tel. +41-22-917 3299

Ms. Masayo Kondo
E-mail: kondo@un.org
Direct Tel. +41-22-917 1977

Press contact:

(GVA) Ms. Elizabeth Byrs, direct Tel. +41-22-917 2653
(N.Y.) Ms. Stephanie Bunker, direct Tel. +1-917-367 51 26

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit https://www.unocha.org/.