1 Jan 2015
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In the fourth quarter of 2014, US$186.1 million from CERF helped aid agencies in 19 countries deliver critical, life-saving assistance for millions of people affected by violent conflict and natural disasters.

The Emergency Relief Coordinator (ERC) allocated $131.7 million from CERF├óÔé¼Ôäós rapid response window to 24 countries, the bulk of which went to humanitarian partners responding to the crises in the Central African Republic (CAR) and South Sudan. Rapid response funding also supported efforts in other countries, including Guatemala, Honduras, Iraq and Nepal.

Of the $74.5 million the ERC set aside in the third quarter of 2014 to sustain emergency aid operations in 11 underfunded crises in the Sahel and the Horn of Africa, $54.5 million in remaining projects were approved in the fourth quarter.

At the annual High-Level Conference in December, donors demonstrated their confidence in CERF with pledges worth $418.6 million for 2015 ├óÔé¼ÔÇ£ the second highest amount pledged since the Fund├óÔé¼Ôäós inception in 2006. An additional $37.3 million was pledged for 2014 bringing total commitments for 2014 to $481 million ├óÔé¼ÔÇ£ the highest ever annual amount pledged to CERF

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