lmproving major incident response in Lebanon

Project completed

In its new 5-year strategy (2013-2017) one of the LRCS‘s strategic objectives is to prepare to adequately fultill its roles in major incident preparedness and response as determined by the government‘s National Response Plan. This project leverages the results of the SDC-funded Emergency Medical Training (EMT) project (2008-2013), and creates synergies with the other on-going initiatives in order to improve outcomes for victims of small to large-scale natural or man-made disasters all over Lebanon.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Humanitarian Assistance & DRR
Material relief assistance
Primary health care
Basic life skills
01.12.2013 - 31.10.2016
CHF 353'000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Credit area Humanitarian aid
Project partners Contract partner
International or foreign NGO
  • International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
  • Schweizerisches Arbeiterhilfswerk

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF   353'000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF   367'723
Project phases

Phase 1 01.12.2013 - 31.10.2016   (Completed)