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South Sudan, Republic of

The humanitarian crisis triggered by the legacy of civil war and chronic underdevelopment continues to intensify on a costly trajectory for the country’s people and their outlook on the future.

Key figures

Humanitarian Response Plan: Funding Update

HRPs are the result of OCHA’s work with humanitarian partners around the world to identify the most critical humanitarian needs, plan responses and determine the budgets needed to address them. Requirements for this year are outlined below.

Total Requirement

$1.7 billion

Funding to date

$709.2 million

Funding gap

$1 billion

Top 5 Donors

United States of America $288.3 million (40.7%)
United Kingdom $100 million (14.1%)
European Commission $35.2 million (5.0%)
Not specified $34.3 million (4.8%)
Canada $27 million (3.8%)

Top Funded Sectors

Food Security and Livelihoods (FSL) $304.3 million
Not specified $127.7 million
Other Refugee Response $67.3 million
Nutrition $56.8 million
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) $30.8 million

South Sudan Humanitarian Fund

Humanitarian Funds are set up for complex emergencies and support the highest-priority projects of the best-placed responders (including internation and national NGOs and UN agencies) through an inclusive and tranparent process that supports priorities set out in Humanitarian Response Plans (HRPs). Figures below are for this year.

Total Amount

$55.1 million

Total Paid Amount

$21.6 million

Total Pledged Amount

$33.5 million

Top 5 Donors

Donor Pledged Paid
United Kingdom  $17.3 million
Sweden  $9.5 million
Netherlands  $9.3 million
Norway  $7 million
Belgium  $4.9 million

Donors

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Funding for OCHA South Sudan, Republic of

The following donors contributed earmarked funding for this year.

Total Requirement

$9,955,686

Earmarked Contributions

$4,470,721

Opening Balance

$0

Total (Contributions + Opening Balance)

$4,470,721

Earmarked Donors

Donors USD
European Commission (DG-ECHO)1,233,053
Japan600,000
Sweden (Sida)605,187
Switzerland (FDFA)532,481
United States (US-USAID-OFDA)1,500,000

Unearmarked Donors

OCHA received unearmarked contributions from the following donors:

  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Qatar
  • Russian Federation
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Sweden
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom

Unearmarked contributions (or commitments) are those for which the donor does not require the funds to be used for a specific project, sector, crisis or country, leaving OCHA to decide how to allocate the funds.

** May include unearmarked and earmarked funding with implementation dates beyond the calendar year

*** Excludes miscellaneous income (e.g. adjustments, gain/losses on exchange rate etc.)

Funding information from the OCHA Contributions Tracking System

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