Humanitarian assistance; Plan Finland
Development cooperation , 13.03.2017

Humanitarian assistance; Plan Finland

Description

Plan International Finland has two on-going operations funded byt the MFA: Jordan 245 000 euros and Ethiopia 755 000 euros. Jordan operation's main goals are to offer 1) level early childhood development services for 1500 refugee children under five years old, 2) child protection services and psycho-social support for 1000 children under 18 and 3) parenting skills for 1900 parents. Additionally, the operation includes infrastructure improvements to facilitate children with disabilities and will be implemented in close cooperation with Finn Church Aid. The main goal of the Ethiopia operation is to prevent deaths of children under 5 years old due to malnutrition and decrease the level of morbidity of children and pregnant or lactating women in Bugna and Tselemt districts in Ethiopia. Drought and malnutrition situation in these chronically food insecure areas has been over the international emergency threshold for almost two years and the situation is not expected to get better before October 2017. Lifesaving nutrition intervention is complemented by food security and WASH components to support he recovery of the households’ food security situation to the pre-drought level. The MFA funding for these operations in 2017 is 1 000 000 euros.

Funding decision  13.03.2017

1 000 000 €

Target region

Developing countries

Field of activity

  • Material relief assistance and services 100%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

Plan Suomi säätiö

Contact

keo-70

Code for the object of funding

89892627

ID

UHA2017-000689

Modified

27.03.2017