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06 Mar 2019 description
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UN-Coordinated Appeals

The GHO published on 4 December 2018 announced funding requirements of $21.9 billion for 21 Humanitarian Response Plans and the Venezuela Regional Refugee and Migrant Response Plan (RMRP). With the inclusion of the Zimbabwe Flash Appeal last month, funding requirements for UN-led appeals as at end February amounted to $22.42 billion.

Of 138.8 million people estimated to be in need of assistance, the humanitarian response plans envisage assisting 103.7 million.

11 Jan 2019 description
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At the end of December 2018, 21 Humanitarian Response Plans (HRP) and the Syria Regional Response Plan (3RP) required US$24.93 billion to assist 97.9 million people in urgent need of humanitarian support. The requirements remained unchanged as of the end of November 2018. The plans are funded at $14.58 billion which amounts to 58.5 per cent of financial requirements for 2018. Notably, the percentage of total funding contributed through humanitarian response plans carried out by the UN with partners in 2018 is estimated at 62.9%.

11 Dec 2018 description

Launch of the Global Humanitarian Overview 2019 and the World Humanitarian Data and Trends 2018

04 Dec 2018 description
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Global trends and challenges

More than 1 per cent of people across the planet right now are caught up in major humanitarian crises. The international humanitarian system is more effective than ever at meeting their needs – but global trends including poverty, population growth and climate change are leaving more people than ever vulnerable to the devastating impacts of conflicts and disasters.

08 Nov 2018 description
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United Nations-coordinated Appeals

FUNDING REQUIRED $25.20B

FUNDING RECEIVED $11.97B

UNMET REQUIREMENTS $13.23B

COVERAGE 47.5%

PEOPLE IN NEED 135.3 M

PEOPLE TO RECEIVE AID 97.9 M

COUNTRIES AFFECTED 41

Global Humanitarian Funding

FUNDING RECEIVED $17.98B

UN-COORDINATED APPEALS $11.97B

OTHER FUNDING $6.01B

Global Appeal Status

05 Oct 2018 description
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FUNDING REQUIRED $25.32B

FUNDING RECEIVED $10.63B

UNMET REQUIREMENTS COVERAGE $14.69B

COVERAGE 42%

PEOPLE IN NEED 133.8M

PEOPLE TO RECEIVE AID 97.4M

COUNTRIES AFFECTED 41

Spotlight on the recent disaster in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

25 Jun 2018 description

CERF announces new findings in latest Results Report

Claudia Hargarten June 26, 2018

A new Results Report takes stock of how a US$439 million humanitarian investment from more than 50 donors delivered life-saving assistance to over 22 million people facing the consequences of natural disasters and conflict around the world.

01 Dec 2017 description
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The Global Humanitarian Overview

  • Is the world’s most comprehensive, authoritative and evidence-based assessment of humanitarian needs;

  • Is based on detailed analysis of wide-ranging data from many different sources, and face-to-face interviews with hundreds of thousands of people directly affected by humanitarian crises across the globe;

08 Dec 2014 description
report The Guardian

Continued fighting leaves women, children and the elderly vulnerable as $35m humanitarian appeal emerges as the most underfunded in UN history

Clár Ní Chonghaile

Hundreds of thousands of displaced people in Libya urgently need blankets, warm clothes and shelter as winter takes hold and fighting rages between the army, rebel militias and Islamist extremists, making relief efforts increasingly difficult.

08 May 2012 description

This month’s issue covers the following topics:

  • UAE aid news
  • Ewa’a Shelters for Women and Children
  • Yemen: Underfunded Emergency
  • Workshop: Humanitarian Financing
27 Mar 2012 description

GLIDE n° OT-2011-0000025-TUN/LBY/EGY/SYR/YEM/LEB/JOR

Appeal target (current): This revised Emergency Appeal seeks CHF 18,673,301 in cash, kind or services to assist 435,000 until the end of June 2012. A final report will be issued by end September 2012 (3 months after the end of the operation).

Appeal coverage: 71%

Appeal history:

09 Jan 2012 description
report UN Children's Fund

Reporting period: 23 November – 15 December

Highlights:

  • The Council of Ministers (CoM) of the transitional government has in its second meeting in late November identified ten priorities that will need to be addressed urgently. These include the care of war-injured and their families, reinforcing national security and a return to normalcy for all Libyan citizens, provision of social services, and a commitment to the realization of democracy, transparency, rule of law, and human rights.

03 Jan 2012 description

Le CERF injecte plus de 69 millions de dollars pour répondre aux urgences humanitaires en Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre en 2011.

20 Dec 2011 description
  1. Résumé

Le Niger a connu une crise alimentaire et nutritionnelle aiguë en 2010, suite à une campagne agro-pastorale 2009–2010 déficitaire. La mobilisation du gouvernement, appuyée par ses partenaires techniques et financiers, a permis d’apporter une réponse coordonnée à cette crise et d’éviter une catastrophe humanitaire.

20 Dec 2011 description

Foreword

2011 has been a momentous year for South Sudan. It has been a privilege to stand with the South Sudanese people as they witnessed the birth of their new nation – from the decisive independence referendum in January, the end of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement period, to the country’s longawaited entry into the community of nations on 9 July. The Republic of South Sudan has now started the long and challenging task of building a new state. The humanitarian community is committed to supporting the government and its people as they embark on this endeavour.

03 Aug 2011 description
report UN Children's Fund

Reporting period (11 – 31 July 2011)

Highlights:

  • In the days between the 26-29 July, the anti-government forces in the western mountain region near the Tunisian border launched one of its largest campaigns thus far. Opposition and government forces engaged in heavy fighting in areas near Nalut, killing at least four and injuring 18 opposition fighters. Government forces have now reportedly been driven out of Ghazaya to Tiji.

23 May 2011 description

23-05-2011 News Release 11/119

Geneva (ICRC) – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is calling on its international donors to provide an additional 47 million Swiss francs (approximately 53 million US dollars, or 38 million euros) to help the organization meet the urgent needs of people affected by the fighting in Libya. The appeal brings the budget for 2011 to over 77 million francs.