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BENEFICIARIES

HumanitarianProjects*
Grantee Project Purpose Location(s) Beneficiaries Funding Timeline
International Gorilla Conservation Programme Volcano Emergency Support Funding provided food, clothing and medicine as well as materials to rebuild homesdestroyed by the Nyiragongo Volcano in the Goma region. Democratic Republic of Congo Not Available $10,500 Apr/2002
1 Year
Fauna Flora Institute Solidarity Fund Financial and material support were provided to national park staff, widows andorphans of staff and related populations affected by the ongoing conflict in theDemocratic Republic of Congo. Small and lowinterest loans supported enterprise developmentand the purchase of land, livestock or agricultural plots for alternative livelihooddevelopment. Democratic Republic of Congo
Rwanda
Uganda
Not Available $25,000 Jan/2005
1 Year
World Vision Emergency Response to Pakistan Earthquake These emergency funds provided maternal and child health care services and teachertraining in the earthquake survivors’ camps in the Mansehra district. An agriculturalrecovery component was included to help support livestock improvements and seedsto revitalize rural areas. Pakistan Not Available $302,000 Jan/2006
1 Year
CARE USA Promoting Conservation with Social Equity This project systematically investigated the costs and benefits of protected areasin 12 local communities. A more thorough understanding of conservation activitiesin protected areas and their impact on poor communities was encouraged among authoritiesand nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to determine best practices. Kenya
Philippines
Thailand
Uganda
Not Available $246,740 Feb/2006
2 Years
CARE USA Enterprise, Environment and Equity in the Virunga Landscape of the Great Lakes The project increases the livelihood opportunities based on the use of natural resourcesthat substantially contribute to poverty reduction and environmental conservation. Democratic Republic of Congo
Rwanda
Uganda
621,000 $9,174,957 Oct/2007
4 Years
CARE USA War-Wounded and Amputee Communities Support Project This community assistance project consisted of the rehabilitation of water wellsand the formation of a health education group. Basic business management trainingwas provided and a savings-and-loan methodology was implemented. Income-generatingactivities and micro-enterprise development were provided through startup grants. Sierra Leone 242 $53,358 Dec/2007
1 Year
Landmine Survivors Network Survivor Corps The Landmine Survivors Network expanded programs in SSA and provided services tosurvivors and their families to recover from injuries and trauma while re-establishingtheir lives. The program offered peer counseling and health services. Ethiopia Not Available $1,000,463 Dec/2007
1 Year
The Global Fund for Children Unaccompanied Minors This project supports community-based organizations that offer programs to improvethe lives of vulnerable children who are outside of their home environment and withoutthe care of their parents. Africa
Central America
Central Asia
Eastern Europe
TBD $542,765 May/2008
2 Years
CARE USA Vocational Training for Former Child Soldiers and War- Affected Youth This project supports former child soldiers in securing sustainable livelihoodsby providing scholarships for vocational training. Students have the opportunityto learn and acquire skills in carpentry, mechanics, construction, electronics andwelding. Sierra Leone 100 $143,452 July/2008
1 Year
TOTAL – HUMANITARIAN 621,342 $11,499,235

*As of January 1, 2009.