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DEC: Haiti Appeal total rises to £15m

The DEC Haiti Earthquake Appeal total has increased to =A315 million as the public response to the disaster continues in strength. Web and phone donations to the DEC Haiti Earthquake Appeal over the...

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Haiti

DEC: More aid being distributed in Port au Prince

Thousands of families are already receiving aid in Haiti, with more assistance expected in coming days. For example: - Concern Worldwide aid workers are distributing 2,000 jerry cans and 100,000...

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Haiti

DEC: Haiti Earthquake Appeal reaches £12m overnight

Web and phone donations to the DEC Haiti Earthquake Appeal over the past 24 hours have added =A310m to the =A32m already raised. The massive response shows the UK public understand that member...

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Haiti

Current Member Agency response to Haiti Earthquake

Disasters Emergency Committee current member responses to Haiti Earthquake 16.01.10 Action Aid - Emergency team going out to deliver clean water, shelter and blankets to 20,000 people. - Staff from...

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Haiti

DEC: Emergency aid arriving in Haiti

Emergency aid is beginning to get through to earthquake-ravaged Haiti, said the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) today, with more to come tomorrow and the next few days. Tools to help with search...

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Indonesia + 3 more

Tsunami 5 year anniversary

On the 5th anniversary of the Tsunami, the DEC and ARUP have launched a report on Lessons from Aceh - Key Considerations in Post-Disaster Reconstruction. (see attached pdf) Tsunami Anniversary Facts...

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Indonesia + 2 more

DEC Appeal raises £7m in one month

The DEC appeal for Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam which was first broadcast on Tuesday 6 October has now raised £7m. The money is being used for emergency aid and help to get families back on...

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Indonesia + 2 more

Devastation in Asia and Pacific recalls 2004 tsunami

The Disaster Emergency Committee (DEC) is today launching radio and TV appeals for public funds to help those affected by the earthquakes and typhoons that struck last week. The appeals will be...

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DR Congo + 9 more

Annual Trustees' Report and Accounts 2008/09

Message from the Chairman I welcome this opportunity to introduce you to our Annual Report which highlights this year's three appeals. Through the DEC, the UK public have given our Member agencies...

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Pakistan

DEC statement on the crisis in Pakistan, 11 Jun 2009

DEC Trustees have been informed that Aid agencies face closure of their humanitarian aid projects as money fails to be pledged by Governments, and are judging the situation against DEC criteria for...

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Pakistan

DEC statement on the crisis in Pakistan, 14 May 2009

The recent offensive by Government forces in Pakistan against the Taliban in the North-West Frontier Province has resulted in upward of 800,000 people being displaced on top of the half a million...

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Sri Lanka

DEC statement on the crisis in Sri Lanka

The Disasters Emergency Committee is closely monitoring the situation in Sri Lanka. Many DEC Member Agencies have a substantial presence in the country after the DEC launched an appeal in response to...

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oPt

OPT: Aid DEC agencies have delivered in Gaza, 3 Mar 2009

Gaza Crisis Appeal - Disaster Response Plans DEC Agencies submitted their plans to the Secretariat in February 2009. DEC Agency Programme Goals: - To immediately save lives and alleviate the...

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oPt

OPT: Aid is getting through from DEC agencies

DEC Member Agencies have reported no problems of the sort reported in the press on Friday 6th February. The DEC is actively monitoring the situation. International Non-governmental Organisations are...

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oPt

OPT: What DEC agencies are doing

The Disasters Emergency Committee Gaza Crisis appeal has raised £4 million to date. This money is being spent by our Member Agencies who have aid workers on the ground. DEC Agencies have already...

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oPt

OPT: Gaza appeal raises £3 million in first week

Just over one week after the DEC launched its emergency appeal for Gaza, £3million has been raised in donations from the British public. Since the appeal was launched on Thursday 22nd of January,...

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