CERF Stories

Posted on 04/20/2015 - 14:36
During the first quarter of 2015, CERF supported life-saving humanitarian aid operations in 17 countries with allocations totalling US$103.4 million.   The Emergency Relief Coordinator (ERC) allocated $17.6 million from CERF’s Rapid-Response Window for...



Posted on 04/02/2015 - 12:56
With support from the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), the World Food Programme (WFP) has begun its first food voucher programme in the Central African Republic (CAR) to assist more than 100,000 people affected by the conflict. CAR has endured...



Posted on 03/24/2015 - 16:08
United Nations humanitarian chief Valerie Amos has approved US$28 million from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to support life-saving relief work for people fleeing violence in Nigeria. More than 1.2 million Nigerians have been driven from their homes...



Posted on 03/18/2015 - 13:38
With support from the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), the World Health Organization (WHO) has delivered a shipment of urgently needed medicine and medical supplies for hundreds of thousands of Libyans caught in the midst of the crisis....



Posted on 03/16/2015 - 15:04
Almost 1 million people have been displaced by fighting in Ukraine since April 2014. The United Nations Central Emergency Fund (CERF) allocated almost US$4 million to help humanitarian partners provide life-saving assistance for thousands of people fleeing the...