Development cooperation , 13.03.2015

Humanitarian assistance; International Committee of the Red Cross; Finnish Red Cross


Spring 2015: a total of 8,2 million euros will be granted to ICRC operations. Of this, 2 000 000 euros are for the Committee's South Sudan operation, 1 500 000 euros for its Somalia operation, 1 500 000 euros for its Congo DRC operation, 2 000 000 for Syria operation, 800 000 for Afghanistan operation and 400 000 for Central African Republic. Humanitarian assistance to the International Committee of the Red Cross operations is channeled via Finnish Red Cross. Focus is on conflict areas. Work concentrates on health, food security, water and sanitation, protection, restoring of family links, spreading information on IHL and Red Cross and Crescent principles, protection of detainees and prisoners of war. Finnish Red Cross participates in operation implementation with material help and sending delegates.

Funding decision  13.03.2015

8 200 000 €

Field of activity

  • Material relief assistance and services 100%

Funding channel

Suomen Punainen Risti



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