Regional Humanitarian Funding Update, Sept - Dec 2008
Contents and Major Findings
- 2009 CAP requirements in the CEA region total USD 5.1 billion; 7 of 12 CAPs launched globally are for CEA country needs; food aid and agriculture requirements top up at 2.5 billion;
- 52% NGO Participation in the 2009 Consolidated Appeals Process globally;
- 2008 Consolidated Appeals in the CEA region 71% funded in total USD 3.2 billion;
- CERF Fund's allocations in 2008 to CEA region.
2009 CAP Launch
On 19th November 2008, the United Nations launched the Consolidated Appeals for 2009 requesting USD 7 billion dollars to provide humanitarian assistance to 30 million people in 31 countries.
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