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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

$832.7 million

Funding gap

$885.1 million

Top 5 Donors

United States of America $342 million (41.1%)
United Kingdom $126.7 million (15.2%)
Germany $45.9 million (5.5%)
European Commission $36.9 million (4.4%)
Not specified $34.3 million (4.1%)

Top Funded Sectors

Food Security and Livelihoods (FSL) $344.2 million
Not specified $180.7 million
Other Refugee Response $68.6 million
Nutrition $59.1 million
Logistics (LOGS) $42.2 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.

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