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10 Dec 2013 description

The activities proposed hereafter are still subject to the adoption of the financing decision ECHO/WWD/ BUD/2014/01000 AMOUNT: EUR 10000000

1. CONTEXT

DG ECHO 's Integrated Analysis Framework for 2013-14 identified extreme humanitarian needs in the Sahrawi refugee camps. The vulnerability of the population affected by the crisis is assessed to be very high. The Sahrawi crisis scored 11, the most severe level, in the Forgotten Crisis Assessment index of DG ECHO in 2013.

11 Jun 2013 description

Humanitarian situation and needs

Key messages

  • The Sahrawi refugee situation counts among the forgotten humanitarian crisis for which little funding is available.

  • The tens of thousands of Sahrawi refugees living in 5 camps have little access to outside resources and are depending on international aid for their survival.

  • ECHO started to help meet the basic needs of the refugees in 1993. Since then it has provided around €200 million in humanitarian aid through its implementing partners.

09 Apr 2013 description

Humanitarian situation and needs

Key messages

  • The Sahrawi refugee crisis counts among the forgotten crises for which the little funding available is coming mainly from institutional donors like ECHO.

  • The Sahrawi refugees will remain dependent on international aid as long as no political solution for their situation has been found