CERF Stories
09/21/2016 - 15:31
  The report describes the activities of the Central Emergency Response Fund from 1 January to 31 December 2015 and concludes that “the Fund has continued to demonstrate its value in funding timely, targeted and reliable life-saving assistance to people in...
09/19/2016 - 16:05
  (New York, 19 September 2016) – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of eight new members of the Advisory Group of the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), the UN’s global emergency response fund. The Advisory...
09/15/2016 - 14:00
  Abu Yousef, a father of six living in Jordan after fleeing across the border from Syria, recalls how a Child Cash Grant provided by UNICEF with the help of CERF, has changed his life and that of his children.    While the Jordanian government...
08/31/2016 - 17:30
(New York, 31 August 2016): The Government of Sweden today announced their commitment to provide an additional contribution of 200 million kroner (approximately US$23.4 million) to the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) in 2016, subject to parliamentary...
08/18/2016 - 14:52
  A $50 million reduction would have a devastating impact CERF is facing an immediate shortfall and urgently requires an additional $50 million in contributions to reach the annual funding target for 2016 of $450 million. On average, each year, CERF grants...

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