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Moldova: Appeal no. MAAMD002 - Annual report 2009

Países
Moldavia
Fuentes
IFRC
Fecha de publicación

In brief

Programme purpose: The programmes supported by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) in Moldova aim to mitigate the impact of disasters; to improve the health status of the population, especially that of vulnerable groups; to strengthen the capacity of the Moldova Red Cross to respond effectively to the needs of the most vulnerable people; and to promote respect for diversity and human dignity, and reduce intolerance, discrimination and social exclusion.

Programme summary: In 2009 the Moldova Red Cross focused on the components which strengthen its capacities in disaster preparedness and response, development of volunteering, promotion of humanitarian values, gender equality and prevention of domestic violence against women and children, forging partnerships with public authorities and other stakeholders to help prevent and respond jointly to the community needs, specifically in times of disaster, and reducing vulnerabilities of marginalized groups through advocacy, public education and social support. Also, the Moldova Red Cross continued its efforts to improve its systems, structures and mechanisms to become a more effective organization.