UNHCR Earmarked Contribution for Greece


In line with the Good Humanitarian Donorship (GHD) principles, Switzerland recognizes the necessity of predictable and flexible funding to respond to changing needs in humanitarian crises. SDC funding to UNHCR operations allows the UN Refugee Agency to respond proactively and to provide immediate protection and assistance to migrants in life-threatening situation after arrival in Greece, especially on the Aegean islands.

Land/Region Periode Budget
Griechenland
01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019
CHF 800'000
Hintergrund The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has a global mandate to lead and coordinate international efforts to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. Its primary purpose is to safeguard their rights and well-being as laid down in the 1951 Refugee Convention and in the 1967 Protocol, which describe the rights of refugees, asylum-seekers and stateless persons as well as the obligations of states.
Ziele Providing immediate protection and assistance to migrants in life-threatening situation.
Zielgruppen Most vulnerable migrants
Mittelfristige Wirkungen Through its support, Switzerland contributes to life-saving activities and protection of migrants after their dangerous journey from Turkey.
Resultate

Erwartete Resultate:   Effective protection and assistance to some 32,000 migrants.


Verantwortliche Direktion/Bundesamt DEZA
Kreditbereich Humanitäre Hilfe
Projektpartner Vertragspartner
Organisation der Vereinten Nationen (UNO)
  • Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees


Koordination mit anderen Projekten und Akteuren
  • Ministry of Migration Policy
  • Ministry of Defense
Budget Laufende Phase Schweizer Beitrag CHF   800'000 Bereits ausgegebenes Schweizer Budget CHF   800'000
Projektphasen Phase 24 01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019   (Laufende Phase) Phase 22 01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019   (Laufende Phase) Phase 17 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2017   (Completed) Phase 16 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2017   (Completed) Phase 15 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2017   (Completed) Phase 14 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2017   (Completed) Phase 12 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Phase 11 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Phase 10 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Phase 9 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Phase 8 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Phase 7 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Phase 6 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed) Phase 5 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed) Phase 3 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed) Phase 2 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed) Phase 1 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed)