available relief

available relief

[ə′vāl·ə·bəl ri′lēf]
(geology)
The vertical distance after uplift between the altitude of the original surface and the level at which grade is first attained.
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The bank came with efforts of 70 UN agencies and international organisations and will also allow global mapping of available relief items, which will help avoid the duplication of resources sent to conflict zones.
Available relief supplies include 220 Florida Point of Distribution (POD) support packages which are used for the distribution of water, food, and supplies to the public, 50 6,000-gallon potable water tankers, 300 fork lifts, 10 kitchen support units, 10 shower/laundry facilities, 1,000 light towers, and 1,200 portable generators standing by for transport to Puerto Rico as needed.
Loren Legarda has estimated, as much as 81 percent of available relief funds have not been used and are probably growing fat with interest in banks.
According to PDMA, all the DCs have been directed to utilize the available relief funds on their disposal for rescue and relief activities including provision of food and non food items.
UNRWA is distributing available relief supplies on a daily basis.
If relief workers are forced to practice triage, they say, the best approach is to concentrate all the available relief on the children closest to death's door.
Speaking to Al Jazeera from Manila, John Holmes said the impact of two successive storms had created a "double disaster" for the Philippines which was stretching available relief resources.
He added: "Nationally, there is only something like a 50% take-up of available relief and that is very much the picture in this region as well.
Suppliers have a number of basic rights and remedies that can be used when operators are unable to pay in a timely manner and resort to filing for bankruptcy or other available relief from the credit crunch.
Plaintiff] further contends that the delays inherent in proceeding under subsection 1581(a) would render any available relief manifestly inadequate due to its financial distress.
The available relief mirrors that available under the FLSA: A prevailing employee is entitled to recover the full amount of back wages unlawfully withheld, plus the same amount as liquidated damages, and reasonable attorneys' fees and costs.
3) For both groups of immigrants, FIAC plans to do outreach in the immigrant communities and on the radio to provide education about legal rights and available relief under the Immigration and Naturalization ACT (INA) and Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) which allows women and children to file independently for legal status without the sponsorship of their U.