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The Philippines

The Philippines is one of the most disaster prone countries in the world. Annually, an average of 22 tropical cyclones enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility of which around 6 to 7 cause significant damage.

Key figures

Funding for OCHA The Philippines

The following donors contributed earmarked funding for this year.

Total Requirement

$1,661,568

Earmarked Contributions

$607,694

Opening Balance

$17,839

Total (Contributions + Opening Balance)

$625,533

Earmarked Donors

Donors USD
Canada (DFATD)165,902
Spain70,755
Sweden (Sida)121,037
United States (US-USAID-OFDA)250,000

Unearmarked Donors

OCHA received unearmarked contributions from the following donors:

  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • China
  • 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
  • United States

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

Multimedia

International Search and Rescue Advisory Group undertakes scoping mission to disaster-prone Philippines