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Lebanon

OCHA Lebanon supports the Resident/Humanitarian Coordinator in ensuring a coherent and effective humanitarian response.

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

$215 million

Funding to date

$103.5 million

Funding gap

$111.5 million

Top 5 Donors

United States of America $53.1 million (51.3%)
Central Emergency Response Fund $8 million (7.7%)
Canada $7.5 million (7.2%)
European Commission $6.3 million (6.1%)
Belgium $4.5 million (4.3%)

Top Funded Sectors

Food Security $48 million
Not specified $27.4 million
Health $15.9 million
CP & GBV $4 million
WASH $1.4 million

Lebanon Humanitarian Fund

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

Total Amount

$15.3 million

Total Paid Amount

$15.1 million

Total Pledged Amount

$200 thousand

Top 5 Donors

Donor Pledged Paid
Belgium $4.5 million
Denmark $4.2 million
Ireland $2.1 million
Sweden $1.7 million
Canada $1.3 million

Donors

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Funding for OCHA Lebanon

The following donors contributed earmarked funding for this year.

Total Requirement

$2,562,209

Earmarked Contributions

$688,915

Opening Balance

$59,711

Total (Contributions + Opening Balance)

$748,626

Earmarked Donors

Donors USD
Canada 199,329
Germany 224,719
Japan 114,871
Sweden (Sida) 149,996

Unearmarked Donors

OCHA received unearmarked contributions from the following donors:

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom (FCDO
  • ex DFID)

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

News and media

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