Additional contribution to the ICRC Somalia Country Programme: support to Somali Red Crescent Society health strategy

SDC funding to ICRC operations allows the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to respond proactively and to provide immediate protection and assistance for people affected by armed conflict and other situations of violence. This additional contribution will allow ICRC to support the Somali Red Crescent in aligning its integrated primary health care response to the Somali government’s efforts to build a sustainable and efficient national health system.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Humanitarian Assistance & DRR

Health systems strengthening
Primary health care
Humanitarian efficiency
16.06.2017 - 01.08.2018
CHF  200’000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
Other International Organization
  • International Committee of the Red Cross

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF    200’000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF    194’550