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12 Oct 2016 description

Protracted complex emergencies and natural disasters, including drought, earthquakes, floods, and wildfires, present significant challenges to vulnerable populations in Europe, the Middle East, and Central Asia (EMCA). Between FY 2007 and FY 2016, USAID’s Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA) and USAID’s Office of Food for Peace (USAID/FFP) provided assistance in response to a range of disasters, including floods, wildfires, winter emergencies, and complex crises.

04 May 2011 description

Note: The last fact sheet was dated January 12, 2011.

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

28 Jul 2010 description

BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)

21 Jul 2010 description

BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)

14 Jul 2010 description

BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)

07 Jul 2010 description

BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)

05 Jul 2010 description

On the request of the Government of Uzbekistan the State of Israel sent humanitarian aid to the refugees from Kyrgyzstan.

(Communicated by the Embassy of Israel, Tashkent)

According to the request of the Government of Uzbekistan regarding providing humanitarian assistance to the refugees from Kyrgyzstan, the State of Israel sent humanitarian aid to Uzbekistan. This decision was based on the historical relations between the Uzbek and Jewish peoples, and the friendly relations between Israel and Uzbekistan.

The humanitarian aid consisted of:

  * 30 boxes of medication …

02 Jul 2010 description

BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)

28 Jun 2010 description

Note: The last fact sheet was dated June 25, 2010.

Key developments

- According to U.N. and U.S. Embassy officials, the referendum vote occurred on June 27 without security incidents or disturbances.

-  On June 28, the Government of Kyrgyzstan (GoK) re-instated the curfew-temporarily lifted prior to the referendum-until August 10, according to the U.N.

25 Jun 2010 description

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

h On June 25, USAID/OFDA committed more than $595,000 to the Agency for Cooperation and Technical Development (ACTED) to support economic recovery and market systems, humanitarian coordination and information management, logistics and relief commodities, and water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) activities.

h On June 25, the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) provided meals ready-to-eat, medicine, and mattresses to USAID/OFDA for consignment to an implementing non-governmental organization (NGO) for onward distribution.

23 Jun 2010 description

U.S. AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
BUREAU FOR DEMOCRACY, CONFLICT, AND HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE (DCHA)

21 Jun 2010 description

Note: The last fact sheet was dated June 18, 2010.

Key developments

=B7     On June 20, Government of Kyrgyzstan (GoK) officials extended the state of emergency in Osh and Jalalabad through June 25.

=B7     On June 19, the USAID/OFDA Principal Regional Advisor traveled to Osh to assess the security situation and logistical capacity in southern Kyrgyzstan.

18 Jun 2010 description

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

- U.N. agencies estimate that the complex emergency in Kyrgyzstan has affected approximately 1 million individuals, according to international media reports.

- On June 18, the U.N. launched the U.N. Flash Appeal. The appeal seeks more than $71 million to support approximately 1.1 million individuals in Kyrgyzstan for a six-month period. In the coming days, the U.N. plans to launch an additional appeal to support the refugee population in Uzbekistan.

- To date, the U.S.

18 Jun 2010 description

In response to an appeal from the International Committee of the Red Cross, Australia will provide $1 million to communities adversely affected by civil conflict in the Kyrgyz Republic.

Australia remains concerned about the volatile situation in the Kyrgyz Republic and calls on the interim government to restore law and order in accordance with democratic principles.

Australia supports internationally coordinated efforts to assist the Kyrgyz Republic.

Australian funds will enable the International Committee of the Red Cross to provide emergency supplies.

Australia will provide a …