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.

Paese/Regione Tema Periodo Budget
Grecia
Assistenza umanitaria & RRC
Assistenza materiale
01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019
CHF 800'000
Contesto 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.
Obiettivi Providing immediate protection and assistance to migrants in life-threatening situation.
Gruppi target Most vulnerable migrants
Effetti a medio termine Through its support, Switzerland contributes to life-saving activities and protection of migrants after their dangerous journey from Turkey.
Risultati

Risultati principali attesi:   Effective protection and assistance to some 32,000 migrants.


Direzione/Ufficio responsabile DSC
Credito Aiuto umanitario
Partner del progetto Partner contrattuale
Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite (ONU)
  • Ufficio dell’Alto Commissariato delle Nazioni Unite per i rifugiati


Coordinamento con altri progetti e attori
  • Ministry of Migration Policy
  • Ministry of Defense
Budget Fase in corso Budget Svizzera CHF   800'000 Budget svizzero attualmente già speso CHF   800'000
Fasi del progetto Fase 24 01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019   (Fase in corso) Fase 22 01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019   (Fase in corso) Fase 17 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2017   (Completed) Fase 16 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2017   (Completed) Fase 15 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2017   (Completed) Fase 14 01.01.2017 - 31.12.2017   (Completed) Fase 12 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Fase 11 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Fase 10 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Fase 9 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Fase 8 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Fase 7 01.01.2016 - 31.12.2016   (Completed) Fase 6 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed) Fase 5 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed) Fase 3 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed) Fase 2 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed) Fase 1 01.01.2015 - 31.12.2015   (Completed)