Earthquake and tsunami - Emergency appeal no. MDRWS001 - Final Report

Situation Report
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Period covered by this final report: October 2009 to May 2011

Appeal budget: CHF 2,506,427

Final appeal coverage: 101.1 per cent. Please refer to financial situation for more details.

Appeal history

• On 30 September 2009, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) allocated CHF 325,134 from its Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF) to support the Samoa Red Cross Society’s operation.

• A preliminary emergency appeal was launched on 6 October 2009 seeking CHF 2,888,262 in cash, kind or services to support the Samoa Red Cross Society to assist 15,000 beneficiaries (3,000 families) for 18 months.

• The IFRC launched a revised emergency appeal on 26 October 2009 seeking CHF 2,469,064 to assist 5,000 people for 18 months.

This operation has been redefined from 24 months to 20 months