CERF Stories
06/20/2017 - 13:57
On 20 June, the CERF secretariat provided a regional briefing to the African Union Permanent Missions in Geneva on the key issues and developments on the use and management of the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) in 2017. The briefing was hosted by His...
05/24/2017 - 15:04
On 18 and 19 May 2017, the CERF Advisory Group held its annual meeting in Geneva to discuss the use and management of the Fund and provide guidance on key policy issues. In his opening remarks, outgoing Chair Ambassador Manuel Bessler, Delegate for...
05/19/2017 - 10:16
On 18 May 2017, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop met with Emergency Relief Coordinator and Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs Stephen O’Brien to sign a multi-year agreement with CERF and contribute A$11 million (approximately US$8.2...
05/17/2017 - 12:50
On 17 May, the CERF secretariat briefed United Nations Permanent Missions, Observers, UN agencies and Non-Government Organizations on the key issues and developments in the use and management of the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) in 2017. Thirty-...
05/04/2017 - 16:04
Credit: OCHA/G.Connell Fighting has forced thousands of civilians to flee from multiple locations in South Sudan’s Upper Nile region, including Tonga and Kodok, amidst fears of the clashes spreading. Thousands of people have arrived in Aburoc, weak and...

Pages