Most read reports
- UNHCR and IOM appeal to European leaders to tackle Mediterranean deaths
- Food costs should cause “shock and outrage” as countries in conflict see spiralling prices
- New regional framework will strengthen UNFPA response to Horn of Africa and Yemen crises
- The State of Humanitarian Journalism (October 2018)
- The State of Food and Agriculture 2018 - Migration, Agriculture and Rural Development
Disasters and humanitarian crises affected millions of people globally in 2015. A massive earthquake struck Nepal in April, followed by aftershocks that hampered relief efforts and further increased the devastation. Floods inundated areas of India and Malawi. The number of refugees, asylum seekers, and internally displaced people rose to 65.3 million people.
Disasters, by definition, are unplanned and generally unpredictable, but disaster-related giving should be anything but haphazard.
Foundation Center and Center for Disaster Philanthropy Release Research Tracking How Foundation Funding Flows to Disasters
Research Lays Foundation for Data Collection Network to Improve Disaster Philanthropy