OCHA Myanmar Monthly Humanitarian Update Issue #4, 1-30 June 2009


Key Points

- The Post-Nargis Recovery and Preparedness Plan (PoNREPP) Recovery Coordination Centre (RCC) was launched on 10 June 2009, with three international staff from ASEAN and the UN system covering key duties.

- An international RCC Manager a. i. has been appointed and with the RCC Team, is providing overall support to the evolution process from humanitarian to recovery phase.

- The Cluster system is officially transitioning to the Post-Nargis Recovery and Preparedness Plan's (PoNREPP) coordination arrangement as from 01 July 2009.

- Funding for recovery activities currently stands at about US$100 million, with efforts underway to mobilize additional funds for project activities and coordination services envisaged under PoNREPP.

- Extensive preparations were made for the visit of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon on 3-4 July 2009.


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