Nigeria Flash floods DREF operation n° MDRNG010 Final Report

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GLIDE n° FF-2011-000088-NGA

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC) Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) is a source of un-earmarked money created by the Federation in 1985 to ensure that immediate financial support is available for Red Cross Red Crescent response to emergencies. The DREF is a vital part of the International Federation’s disaster response system and increases the ability of National Societies to respond to disasters.

Summary: CHF 289,282 was allocated from the IFRC’s Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) on 25 July 2011 to support the Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRCS) to deliver assistance to some 12,500 beneficiaries conduct an in-depth assessment, support 2011 flood preparedness programmes and preposition relief materials.