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China Appeal No. 01.66/2003 Programme Update No. 1

Appeal target: CHF 3,564,329 (USD 2,442,454 or EUR 2,422,114)Period covered: January - June 2003 The Federation’s mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of...

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China + 2 more

East Asia region Appeal no. 01.69/2003 Programme Update No. 1

Appeal no. 01.69/2003; Appeal target: CHF 762,888 (USD 524,000 or EUR 517,000) Programme Update No. 1; Period covered: January to June 2003 The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of...

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Cambodia + 10 more

South East Asia Appeal No. 01.30/2002 Annual Report

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are...

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Bolivia + 3 more

ACT Appeal: Rapid Response Fund (RRF) 2003

Total Appeal Target : US$ 700,000 Balance Requested from ACT Network: US$520,995 Geneva, 31 January 2003 Dear Colleagues, In 2002, 25 payments averaging US$26,184 and totalling US$654,606 were made...

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Cambodia + 8 more

South East Asia Appeal No. 01.65/2003

Introduction The South East Asia region comprises a kaleidoscope of 11 countries - including East Timor, the world's newest nation - with a total population of around 550 million people, of which...

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China

China: Flash Floods Appeal No. 16/02 Operations Update No. 5

This Ops Update is intended for reporting on emergency appeals. The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest...

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China

China Red Cross collects over 200 million yuan in 2002

BEIJING, Dec 24, 2002 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- The China Red Cross Society (CRCS) has collected more than 200 million yuan (24 million US dollars) for flood relief this year, among which domestic...

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Afghanistan + 24 more

WFP Emergency Report No. 46 of 2002

This report includes: (A) West and Central Africa Region: (1) Central African Republic (B) Eastern and Central Africa Region: (1) Uganda, (2) Ethiopia, (3) Sudan, (4) Democratic Republic of Congo,...

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Chile + 10 more

2002: Natural disasters set to cost over $ 70 Billion

Insurers Warn of Mounting Price Tag of Climate Change at COP8 Meeting Delhi/Nairobi, 29 October 2002 - Record-breaking rains, triggering devastating floods in Europe, destruction of homes across the...

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Angola + 38 more

FAO/GIEWS Food Outlook No. 4, 2002

Highlights The global supply and demand balance for cereals is pointing to a tighter situation in 2002/03 than was anticipated earlier in the wake of deteriorating crop prospects in a number of major...

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China

More government funding to help China flood victims

World Vision has received a second fund of US$256,246 from the Disaster Relief Fund of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government, in additional to its prior grant of US$172,966...

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China

China: Beijingers donate 4.7 million yuan to disaster areas

BEIJING, Sept 16, 2002 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- The Beijing Red Cross Society donated 4.7 million yuan (570,000 US dollars) Monday to 13 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities affected by...

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China

25 dead in torrential storm in east China

NANCHANG, Sept 16, 2002 (Xinhua via COMTEX) - The death toll from flooding and landslides caused by torrential storm Hagupit has risen to 25 in Suichuan County of Jiangxi Province, east China. Around...

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China

23 missing at sea after storm hits south China

Beijing (dpa) - A tropical storm wrecked 20 boats and left at least 23 missing at sea after it hit southern China overnight, officials said on Friday. By Friday afternoon marine rescue services had...

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China

Tropical storm batters south China coast

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Heavy rain and strong winds pummeled parts of the south China coast on Thursday as a tropical storm made landfall west of Hong Kong. By noon, tropical storm Hagupit was menacing...

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China

China: Catastrophe averted in Yangtze flooding

WUHAN, Sept 12, 2002 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- A major flooding disaster along China's longest river, the Yangtze, was successfully averted this year despite water levels similar to the catastrophic...

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