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Syrian Arab Republic

As the Syria crisis enters its eight year, civilians continue to bear the brunt of a conflict marked by unparalleled suffering, destruction and disregard for human life.

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

$3.5 billion

Funding to date

$964 million

Funding gap

$2.5 billion

Top 5 Donors

United Kingdom $184.4 million (19.1%)
Germany $175.7 million (18.2%)
United States of America $107.1 million (11.1%)
Japan $65.1 million (6.8%)
Canada $64.6 million (6.7%)

Top Funded Sectors

Not specified $403.2 million
Food Security $208.5 million
Education $89.4 million
Health $63 million
WASH $46 million

Syria 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

$29.5 million

Total Paid Amount

$24.4 million

Total Pledged Amount

$5.1 million

Top 5 Donors

Donor Pledged Paid
Belgium  $9 million
Netherlands  $6 million
Denmark  $4 million
Norway  $3.9 million
Sweden  $2.5 million

Donors

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Funding for OCHA Syrian Arab Republic

The following donors contributed earmarked funding for this year.

Total Requirement

$7,114,037

Earmarked Contributions

$4,252,929

Opening Balance

$3,468,965

Total (Contributions + Opening Balance)

$7,721,894

Earmarked Donors

Donors USD
Bulgaria92,593
Canada (DFATD)382,885
Japan400,000
Norway426,154
Sweden (Sida)151,297
United States (US-USAID-OFDA)2,800,000

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
  • Switzerland
  • 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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