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Emegency Appeal Launched for Bangladesh Flood 2017

August 24, 2017

This Emergency Appeal seeks 4,712,033 Swiss francs to enable the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) to support the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) to deliver assistance and support to 20,000 families (100,000 people) for 12 months, with a focus on the following sectors: health, shelter (and non-food relief items), water, sanitation and hygiene promotion (WASH), food security and livelihoods (including unconditional cash) and disaster risk reduction (DRR). The budget includes a provision of 152,082 Swiss francs for deployment of a Shelter Cluster coordination team. The planned response reflects the current situation and information available at this time of the evolving operation, and will be adjusted based on further developments and more detailed assessments. Details will be available in the Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) to be linked.

Source of Information: IFRC Bangladesh Country Office