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Yemen

Widespread conflict, severe economic decline, food insecurity and collapse of essential services continue to take an enormous toll on the population, exacerbating existing vulnerabilities.

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 2018 are outlined below.

Total Requirement

$3.1 billion

Funding to date

$2.7 billion

Funding gap

$455.5 million

Top 5 Donors

Saudi Arabia (Kingdom of) $543.4 million (20.5%)
United States of America $541 million (20.4%)
United Arab Emirates $466.5 million (17.6%)
Kuwait $222.2 million (8.4%)
United Kingdom $177.6 million (6.7%)

Top Funded Sectors

Food Security and Agriculture $1.1 billion
Not specified $430.2 million
Health $299.5 million
WASH $190.3 million
Nutrition $163.8 million

Yemen 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

$57.6 million

Total Paid Amount

$19.3 million

Total Pledged Amount

$38.3 million

Top 5 Donors

Donor Pledged Paid
United Kingdom $38.3 million
Sweden $8.1 million
Ireland $5.7 million
Denmark $5.3 million
Monaco $113.8 thousand

Donors

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Funding for OCHA

The following donors contributed earmarked funding for this year.

Total Requirement

$12,716,999

Earmarked Contributions

$1,142,235

Opening Balance

$6,714,979

Total (Contributions + Opening Balance)

$7,857,214

Earmarked Donors

Donors USD
Germany 1,142,235

Unearmarked Donors

OCHA received unearmarked contributions from the following donors:

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Philippines
  • 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