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23 Jun 2015 description


In 2015, the world continues to face an unprecedented number of humanitarian crises.

08 May 2015 description


This Emergency Appeal seeks 2,710,576 Swiss francs in cash to be channelled multilaterally through the IFRC Secretariat which will support the Italian Red Cross Society to assist an estimated 85,000 people, with a focus on emergency health, restoring family links (RFL), psychosocial support (PSS), national society institutional preparedness and capacity development. This appeal reflects the situation as it stands now. It may be updated and adjusted based on new developments and more detailed assessments.

20 Feb 2015 description


Introduction to the Department of Political Affairs Multi-Year Appeal

What is the Multi-Year Appeal?

29 Jan 2015 description
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UNICEF launches US$3.1 billion appeal to reach more children in emergencies

Over 60 million children at risk in “new generation” of crises

GENEVA, 29 January 2015 - UNICEF is launching a US$3.1 billion appeal – its largest ever – to reach 62 million children at risk in humanitarian crises worldwide – a US$1 billion jump in funding needs since last year’s appeal.

19 Jan 2015 description
report ACT Alliance

Total Appeal Target: US$ 1,200,000 (US$1,178,000 for the RRF & US$22,000 for the RST)
Balance Requested from ACT Alliance: US$883,300 (US$867,000 for the RRF & US$16,300 for the RST)

Geneva, January 19, 2015

Dear Members,

Subject: Request for ACT’s Rapid Response Fund and Rapid Support Team Contributions

24 Dec 2014 description

Résumé analytique

L’écart entre les besoins humanitaires et les ressources disponibles pour y répondre continue de croître. Ce document énonce les appels inter-agences qui demandent 16,4 milliards de dollars en 2015 pour aider 57,5 millions de personnes à travers 22 pays.

16 Dec 2014 description
report ACT Alliance

Appeal Target: US$55,000

Balance Requested: US$55,000

Geneva, 16 December 2014

Dear Colleagues,

The ACT Safety & Security Community of Practice (SSCP) has been supporting the safety and security needs of the ACT Alliance since it was first formed in 2007.

08 Dec 2014 description

Executive Summary

The gap between humanitarian needs and the resources available to meet them continues to grow.
This document sets out inter-agency appeals requesting $16.4 billion to assist 57.5 million people in 22 countries in 2015.

20 Oct 2014 description

IOM’s updated Humanitarian Compendium is now available in a new online platform: http://humanitariancompendium.iom.int/. The Humanitarian Compendium charts the humanitarian needs and strategic priorities of IOM in more than 30 countries for 2014, as coordinated at the inter-agency level, and reflected in Inter-Agency Response Plans and IOM Appeals. The Humanitarian Compendium will be updated on a rolling basis to reflect changes in requirements and funding received.

20 Aug 2014 description

The Regional Coordination and Preparedness Emergency Appeal is launched by the IFRC to supplement and to support the current country-level Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Emergency Appeals and preparedness operations supported by the Disaster Relief Emergency Fund (DREF). The aim of this appeal is to strengthen and scale up operations support, coordination, communication, capacity building and preparedness for at risk countries in the region and to prepare for the potential spread of Ebola outbreak to other countries in Africa and beyond.

13 Mar 2014 description

The Humanitarian Compendium provides a comprehensive overview of IOM humanitarian projects for 2014 in coordination with other humanitarian partners and agencies.

21 Feb 2014 description
report UN Children's Fund

2014 Appeal Story

One appeal to help nearly 60 million children

Every year, UNICEF responds to the needs of children in more than 250 humanitarian situations around the world – delivering medicines, vaccines, safe drinking water and other life-saving assistance, as well as ensuring that children have a safe learning environment and are protected from harm, abuse and exploitation.

All children living in emergency situations need special assistance to reach their full potential and grow into healthy and productive adults.

20 Feb 2014 description
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59 millones de niños viven en situaciones de emergencia en 50 países

UNICEF necesita 2.200 millones de dólares para ayudar a estos niños y sus familias. Es su mayor llamamiento de emergencia de la historia y casi un 40% responde a las necesidades de Siria y la región

20 Feb 2014 description
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L'UNICEF demande 2,2 milliards de dollars É.-U. pour aider 59 millions d'enfants en situation d'urgence

Le plus important appel d’urgence jamais lancé. Près de 40 pour cent à destination de la Syrie et la région

16 Dec 2013 description
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Global Humanitarian Response for 2014

Around the world, tens of millions of people are affected by crises and need humanitarian aid. Governments and other national and local responders carry the major burden in helping their people in need. Inevitably, in the most intense and large-scale crises, their response leaves some gaps; and the multilateral humanitarian system is founded on the principle of helping to meet those urgent needs that exceed the capacity of those with primary responsibility.

19 Nov 2013 description


Working environment

The East Asia and the Pacific subregion continues to face the challenges of mixed flows of migrants and asylum-seekers from Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

29 Jul 2013 description

Critical underfunding highlighted in IOM’s Mid-Year Review of humanitarian activities

Switzerland - IOM’s annual mid-year review of humanitarian needs highlights a critical funding shortfall of USD 233.2 million for 2013. IOM has identified funding needs of USD 354.6 million for 2013 in its revised funding requirements as of mid-year.

To date, IOM has received only USD 121.3 million in funding for its humanitarian projects in 22 countries, including Syria and its neighbouring countries.

25 Jan 2013 description
report UN Children's Fund

Prefacio del Director Ejecutivo

Acción Humanitaria para la Infancia 2013

A primera vista, Fatima aparentaba tener unos 4 o 5 meses. Pero, en realidad, acababa de cumplir su primer año de vida. Estaba entre los 126.000 niños con desnutrición aguda grave tratados en uno de los 425 centros nutricionales establecidos por el Ministerio de Salud de Chad en 2012 como parte de la expansión de la atención en todo el Sahel. Se llegó a cientos de miles de niños con la atención necesaria para salvar sus vidas. Tristemente, no se pudo llegar a otros muchos.

25 Jan 2013 description
report UN Children's Fund

** Il faut 1,4 milliard de dollars É.-U. maintenant pour les enfants qui vivent dans des situations de crise humanitaire, affirme l’UNICEF**