Humanitarian Assistance to Sudanese and Other Refugees in Uganda

Contract partner: UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Uganda Funding amount: € 400.000,00Project start: 01.10.2007End: 31.12.2007

Short Description:

Overall goal

This project intends to support UNHCR's work for Sudanese and other refugees in Northern Uganda in the sectors of Health/Nutrition and International Protection. Activities will be implemented for a total of 80,850 Sudanese refugees and a smaller number of refugees from the Democratic Republic of

Congo in the districts of Adjumani and Moyo.

In terms of health/nutrition efforts concentrate on assuring access to primary health care for all refugees, improving the quality of health care and strengthening the capacity of health centres. In terms of protection, efforts concentrate on registration and provisions for the personal security and safety of refugees.

project number2371-03/2007
source of fundingOEZA
sector Humanitäre Hilfe: Sofortmaßnahmen
  • Policy marker: are used to identify, assess and facilitate the monitoring of activities in support of policy objectives concerning gender equality, aid to environment, participatory development/good governance, trade development and reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health. Activities targeting the objectives of the Rio Conventions include the identification of biodiversity, climate change mitigation, climate change adaptation, and desertification.
    • 1= policy is a significant objective of the activity
    • 2= policy is the principal objective of the activity
  • Donor/ source of funding: The ADA is not only implementing projects and programmes of the Austrian Development Cooperation , but also projects funded from other sources and donors such as
    • AKF - Foreign Disaster Fund of the Austrian federal government
    • BMLFUW - Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water
    • EU - Funds of the European Commission
    • Others - various other donors are listed in ADA’s annual business report.
  • Type of Aid – Aid modalities: classifies transfers from the donor to the first recipient of funds such as budget support, core contributions and pooled programmes and funds to CSOs and multilateral organisations, project-type interventions, experts and other technical assistance, scholarships and student costs in donor countries, debt relief, administrative costs and other in-donor expenditures.
  • Purpose/ sector code: classifies the specific area of the recipient’s economic or social structure, funded by a bilateral contribution.
  • Tied/Untied: Untied aid is defined as loans and grants whose proceeds are fully and freely available to finance procurement from all OECD countries and substantially all developing countries. Transactions are considered tied unless the donor has, at the time of the aid offer, clearly specified a range of countries eligible for procurement which meets the tests for “untied” aid.