Colombia 2014

9 Jan 2014

For decades, Colombia has experienced ongoing insecurity and displacement as a result of conflict between the Government and armed groups. Humanitarian partners estimate that 285,000 people remain displaced despite the ongoing peace talks. Colombia is also vulnerable to natural disasters.

Colombia 2013

25 Oct 2013

CERF releases funds to Colombia through the Underfunded Emergencies window

The Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) has allocated an unprecedented US$175 million to neglected emergencies in 2013. Twelve humanitarian emergencies received some $100 million in the first underfunded emergencies round in January 2013. Another thirteen hidden emergencies were provided some $75 million through the second underfunded emergencies round in July 2013.

Colombia 2011

25 Jan 2012

CERF allocates $5.9 million in Colombia

In 2011, an estimated 35 million people benefited from CERF underfunded emergency allocations in 20 countries and territories.

Over $144 million was disbursed to 185 UN projects in countries with unmet needs.

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