CERF gives $2 million to Burundi in response to food insecurity and child hunger
CERF gives $2.5 million for flood-affected people in Comoros
CERF gives $2 million to support drought-affected people in Kenya
CERF provides $1 million to combat a cholera outbreak in Guinea
Meningitis outbreak in Ethiopia supported with $2.9 million from the CERF
30 March 2012: The Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) provided US$2.9 million to the World Health Organization (WHO) to reduce deaths and illness due to a meningitis outbreak in Ethiopia.
CERF provides more than US$2.5 million in response to yellow fever outbreak in Darfur
26 November 2012: In October, yellow fever outbreaks were reported in seven localities in Central and South Darfur. An estimated 3.8 million people are at risk of infection.
CERF provides $4.8 million in response to food insecurity and malnutrition in The Gambia
28 March 2012: The 2011-2012 cropping season in The Gambia experienced a significant decline due to late and unevenly distributed rainfall, with crop production estimated to drop by 62 per cent compared to the previous season.
CERF provides $7 million in response to food assistance in Senegal
11 April 2012: The Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) has given US$7 million to four UN agencies to provide emergency food aid for most food insecure people in Senegal.