Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
(New York, 11 December 2012): More than 40 donors today pledged US$384 million to the United
Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) at a high-level conference. Since its launch in
2006, CERF, which has an annual funding target of US$450 million, has enabled life-saving and
immediate help for millions of people in some 87 countries and territories.
“From flood zones to...