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India

India earthquake appeal on track to hit ten million

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) India Earthquake Appeal is on track to hit £10 million as people all over the country respond to the call to help survivors of the Gujarat earthquake. "The...

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India

Family fear woman aids India quake appeal

A woman anxious over the safety of relatives and friends in the Indian state of Gujarat, devastated by last weeks earthquake which killed an estimated 30,000, will today help launch the Disasters...

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India

UK Charities launch appeal for India earthquake horror

As international aid teams rush to help survivors of the worst earthquake to hit India for half a century, some of the UK's best-known charities are launching a joint appeal for much-needed funds to...

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Serbia + 1 more

Independent Evaluation of expenditure of DEC Kosovo appeals funds

Phases I and II, April 1999 - January 2000 Acknowledgements Many people have made this evaluation possible. The ODI team wishes to acknowledge the support given to the team by DEC member agency...

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Mozambique

British public donates £22 million to Mozambique floods

The British public has donated an amazing =A322 million to the joint aid agency appeal for the flood victims in Mozambique. The money raised by the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeal has...

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Bangladesh

Bangladesh: 1998 Flood Appeal - An Independent Evaluation

AN INDEPENDENT EVALUATION Roger Young and Associates JANUARY 2000 FINAL REPORT EXECUTIVE SUMMARY From July to September 1998, Bangladesh suffered the most extensive, deepest and longest lasting...

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Sudan

DEC Evaluation: Sudan Crisis Appeal

Executive Summary The evaluation examined the use of Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) funds, raised from the British public, for DEC agency activities in Sudan. The DEC appeal, in May 1998, raised...

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Mozambique

Disease gets a hold in Mozambique flood zone

British aid agencies working in Mozambique are struggling to keep at bay diseases including dysentery, cholera and malaria. Linda Doull of medical aid charity Merlin, speaking from Maputo said:...

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India

Charities join forces for India Cyclone disaster

Some of the UK's best-known charities today announced they are joining forces to launch a Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeal on Tuesday 9 November for victims of the devastating Indian...

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Sudan

Disasters Emergency Committee: Sudan Crisis Appeal Evaluation

Executive Summary The evaluation examined the use of Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) funds, raised from the British public, for DEC agency activities in Sudan. The DEC appeal, in May 1998, raised...

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Albania + 3 more

UK aid agencies express concern for host families

Leading UK aid agencies today raised concern about the conditions for local communities in Albania, Macedonia and Montenegro who are hosting Kosovan refugees. Of over 600,000 people, who have fled...

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Serbia + 2 more

Kosovo crisis appeal record response

The Disasters Emergency Committee's Kosovo Crisis Appeal is the most successful so far with an estimated =A37 million raised in two days. 243,560 calls have been made, with an average donation of...

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Bangladesh

DEC Bangladesh floods appeal evaluation

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) invites tenders by an independent team to carry out an evaluation of the use of DEC funds raised via the Bangladesh Floods Appeal. This will involve a...

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Bangladesh

Joint Aid Agency Appeal for Bangladesh Flood Disaster

The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC), an alliance of 12 leading British aid agencies, today launches a joint national appeal to help the 30 million people affected by the recent floods in...

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