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India + 6 more

South Asia: Clinton meets with DEC members

LONDON, 17 May 2005 - Former U.S. President Bill Clinton today met the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) - an umbrella group of 13 leading UK-based humanitarian agencies including Concern - for...

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India + 7 more

Tsunami appeal closes

The Tsunami Earthquake Appeal being run by the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) is to close tomorrow, Saturday 26 February 2005, two months after the tsunami disaster in Asia. Donations by the...

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India + 7 more

Tsunami fund reaches £300 million as appeal closes

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) said today that donations by the British public to its tsunami earthquake appeal fund have reached an unprecedented £300 million - and announced that the...

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Indonesia + 2 more

DEC tsunami appeal breaks world record

Officials at Guinness World Records announced today that the response from the British public to the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) Tsunami Earthquake Appeal has broken a World Record. Between...

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Sudan

Agency activity in Sudan

BRITISH RED CROSS The British Red Cross are working in North, South and Western Darfur. They are providing water/sanitation material for 500,000 people; shelter, clothes and essential household...

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Sudan

Sudan Emergency Appeal tops £10 million - but more is needed

The public have already given a massive =A310 million to the Sudan Emergency Appeal, launched last week by the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) on behalf of 11 leading aid agencies. Organisers of...

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Sudan + 1 more

UK charities launch emergencies appeal as crisis deepens in Sudan

WHAT: BBC's Natasha Kaplinsky launches the DEC's Sudan Emergency Appeal (the group's 50th appeal) WHERE: i-Witness outdoor Photographic Exhibition on London's South Bank (next to the GLA building) ...

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Malawi + 2 more

A stitch in time? Vol. 2: Appendices

Appendix 1: Terms of Reference: Independent Evaluation - Southern Africa Crisis Appeal A1.01 Background The Disasters Emergency Committee launched an appeal for this crisis on the 25th. July 2002...

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Liberia

DEC Liberia Situation Report 4 Sep 2003

Yesterday (3 Sept) there was a mass movement of IDPs from the Totota area of Bong County towards the town of Salala. Over the last 10 days, there have been significant movements of IDPs southwards...

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Liberia

Liberia crisis appeal urgently needs more donations

Aid agencies are finding evidence of acute food shortages and widespread disease in the countryside outside Liberia's capital city Monrovia. There are an estimated one million Liberians without clean...

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Liberia

Liberia Crisis Appeal Update

The Liberia Crisis Appeal, launched by the Disasters Emergency Committee on behalf of 11 of Britain's leading aid agencies on Tuesday, has now raised an estimated =A32.5 million. Up to one million...

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Liberia

Liberia crisis appeal on target for first one million

The Liberia Crisis Appeal, launched by the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) yesterday, raised half a million in generous credit card donations from the public on its first night. This money will...

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Liberia

Leading UK charities launch Liberia crisis appeal

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) is today launching a multi-media Liberia Crisis Appeal to support the work of 11 of the UK's best known charities. The Appeal will help fund the rapid...

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