CERF Stories
08/12/2015 - 17:34
The Emergency Relief Coordinator (ERC) allocated $99.2 million from CERF to support emergency responses in 20 countries during the second quarter of 2015. This brought total allocations for 2015 to $202.7 million.   Some $86.6 million from CERF’s...
08/07/2015 - 13:58
  (New York, 7 August 2015) Major flooding and monsoon rains have affected more than 330,000 people in Myanmar in recent weeks, and at least 88 people have lost their lives. As the United Nations and humanitarian partners step up their support to national...
08/05/2015 - 11:55
  US$70 million was set aside from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to sustain chronically underfunded aid operations and help millions of people forced from their homes by violence and instability.   “With almost 60 million people...
06/29/2015 - 12:36
The World Health Organization’s (WHO) response to the crisis in Yemen has been bolstered by an injection of US$ 8 million from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF). This is the largest single allocation from CERF to WHO to date, and will be used for...
06/18/2015 - 08:29
More than 70,000 people, many of them children, have fled Burundi since political violence and civil unrest broke out in the capital Bujumbura in April of 2015. A US$15 million allocation from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) is helping relief...

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