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.

Región/País Tema Período Presupuesto
Grecia
Asistencia humanitaria y RRC
Ayuda y servicios materiales de emergencia
01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019
CHF 800'000
Contexto 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.
Objetivos Providing immediate protection and assistance to migrants in life-threatening situation.
Grupos destinarios Most vulnerable migrants
Efectos a medio plazo Through its support, Switzerland contributes to life-saving activities and protection of migrants after their dangerous journey from Turkey.
Resultados

Resultados previstos:   Effective protection and assistance to some 32,000 migrants.


Dirección / Officina Federal responsable COSUDE
Crédito Ayuda humanitaria
Contrapartes del proyecto Contraparte del contrato
Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU)
  • Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees


Coordinación con otros proyectos y actores
  • Ministry of Migration Policy
  • Ministry of Defense
Presupuesto Fase en curso Presupuesto suizo CHF   800'000 Presupuesto actual suizo ya emitido CHF   800'000
Fases del proyecto Fase 24 01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019   (Fase en curso) Fase 22 01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019   (Fase en curso) 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)