Alerts

Ethiopia: Drought in Afar

19 Aug 2015

ACT Alliance Alert Reference Number: 25/2015. Based on initial rapid emergency assessment, EECMY-DASSC plans to respond by the provision of feed (hay/straw, and concentrates) in order to help livestock keep their body weight and productivity in terms of milk and meat. Drugs (antibiotics and anthelmintics) will also be provided to livestock in order to maintain […]

Jordan: Iraqi refugees

13 Aug 2015

13 August 2015 – Forum members in Jordan plan to respond to the most urgent needs of those refugees with life-saving medication, food and hygiene and sanitation items. Alerts 24_2015_Iraqi_Refugees_in_Jordan

Myanmar: Floods and Cyclone Damage

05 Aug 2015

5 August 2015 – ACT Myanmar Forum and partners plan to assist with shelter, food, potable water, non-food items, cash and DRR. Alerts 23_2015_Myanmar_CycloneDamage-Floods

India: Floods in East, Central and Northern Region

04 Aug 2015

4 August 2015 – During the last few days over 120 people have died in India due to flooding and the toll is rising. The most severely affected areas are West Bengal and Odisha, parts of Rajasthan and Gujarat. ACT members are currently monitoring the situation. Alerts_22_2015_India_MonsoonRains_Flooding

Hungary: Support to Migrants

03 Aug 2015

3 August 2015 – CT member Hungarian Interchurch Aid (HIA) plans to intervene in psychosocial assistance to children and mothers in reception centres, distribution of hygienic items to women with small children in two locations, partial reconstruction of HIA’s former reception centre, and preparation for winterization. Alerts  21_2015_Hungary_Migrants

India: Floods and landslides in Kashmir

29 Jul 2015

1 April 2015 – Seven months after unprecedented flooding in 2014, Jammu and Kashmir have again been lashed with heavy and incessant rains in the past 36 hours. Alerts_09_2015_Kashmir_Floods_Landslides

Malawi: Floods and heavy rains in Mulanje, Nsanje, Chikwawa and Karonga Districts

29 Jul 2015

13 January 2015 – Flooding and heavy rains have affected 17 districts in the country. Four out of these districts have been heavily affected and include: Mulanje, Nsanje, Chikwawa and Karonga. ACT Forum in Malawi plans to respond in these four heavily affected districts. Alerts 01_2015_Malawi_Floods

Chad: Assistance to CAR and Sudanese refugees and returnees, and host communities

29 Jul 2015

15 January 2015 – Chad is one of the poorest countries, ranking 184 out of 187 on the Human Development Index and 5th on the Fragile States Index. The country is affected by conflicts in neighbouring countries, notably Central African Republic, Sudan, Nigeria and Libya. Alerts 02_2015_Chad_Assistance

Cameroon: Refugees Influx from Nigeria

29 Jul 2015

27 February 2015 – Following the plethora of attacks orchestrated by Boko Haram in the north east of Nigeria and the Cameroon villages along the border with Nigeria, local populations have been forced to flee the massacres. Refugees from Nigeria and displaced people from the border areas started arriving in the north region of Cameroon in August 2014. […]

Pacific island of Vanuatu: Cyclone Pam

29 Jul 2015

15 March 2015 – Between Friday 13 and Saturday 14 March, category five severe tropical cyclone Pam hit the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu. The cyclone was one of the strongest ever recorded in the Pacific islands with sustained winds of 270km/hr gusting to 360km/hr. Alerts 05_2015_Vanuatu_CyclonePam

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