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Afghanistan

Afghanistan has been in protracted conflict for almost thirty five years, which has seriously hampered poverty reduction and development, strained the fabric of society and depleted its coping mechanisms.

Key figures

Humanitarian Response Plan: Funding Update

HRPs are the result of OCHA’s work with humanitarian partners around the world to identify the most critical humanitarian needs, plan responses and determine the budgets needed to address them.

Total Requirement

$430 million

Funding to date

$59.5 million

Funding gap

$370.5 million

Top 5 Donors

United States $28.1 million (47.1%)
Denmark $9.2 million (15.4%)
United Kingdom $9 million (15.2%)
Sweden $7.8 million (13.1%)
Switzerland $1.4 million (2.4%)

Top Funded Sectors

Food Security and Agriculture $25.6 million
Not specified $15.4 million
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene $5.6 million
Health $3.9 million
Emergency Shelter and NFI $3 million

Afghanistan Common Humanitarian Fund

Humanitarian Fund (HF)

Humanitarian Funds are set up for complex emergencies and support the highest-priority projects of the best-placed responders (including internation and national NGOs and UN agencies) through an inclusive and tranparent process that supports priorities set out in Humanitarian Response Plans (HRPs).

Total Amount

$16.7 million

Total Paid Amount

$7.4 million

Total Pledged Amount

$ 9.3 million

Top 3 Donors

Donor Pledged Paid
United Kingdom  9 million0
Sweden  7.3 million7.4 million
Switzerland  400 thousand0

Donors

3

Funding for OCHA Afghanistan

The following donors contributed earmarked funding

Total Requirement

$8,663,842

Earmarked Contributions

$624,840

Opening Balance

$0

Total (Contributions + Opening Balance)

$624,840

Earmarked Donors

DonorsUSD
Bulgaria61,728
Japan200,000
Sweden (Sida)363,112

Unearmarked Donors

OCHA received unearmarked contributions from the following donors:

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • Germany
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Qatar
  • Russian Federation
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom

Unearmarked contributions (or commitments) are those for which the donor does not require the funds to be used for a specific project, sector, crisis or country, leaving OCHA to decide how to allocate the funds.

** May include unearmarked and earmarked funding with implementation dates beyond the calendar year

*** Excludes miscellaneous income (e.g. adjustments, gain/losses on exchange rate etc.)

Funding information from the OCHA Contributions Tracking System

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