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Asia and the Pacific (ROAP)

Every year, millions of people in Asia and the Pacific region are affected by conflict and natural disasters such as earthquakes, tropical storms, tsunamis, drought, and volcanic eruptions.

Highlights Last Updated: 16 Jul 2021

  • MYANMAR: 3 million people targeted for humanitarian assistance
  • PHILIPPINES: Taal Volcano under alert level 3 following eruption on 1 July
  • AFGHANISTAN: UNHCR warns of imminent humanitarian crisis
  • INDONESIA: Surge of COVID-19 cases driven by the Delta variant of concern
  • PAKISTAN: Launch of the 2021 Humanitarian Response Plan to assist 4.3 million people, including refugees
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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.

The chart refers to countries within the region that have a Hum Response Plan

Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Shan, Pakistan

Funding for OCHA Asia and the Pacific (ROAP)

The following donors contributed earmarked funding for this year.

Total Requirement

$6,957,957

Earmarked Contributions

$2,033,880

Opening Balance

$1

Total (Contributions + Opening Balance)

$2,033,881

Earmarked Donors

Donors USD
Australia (DFAT) 629,491
Canada 575,457
Japan 320,000
Sweden (Sida) 508,932

Unearmarked Donors

OCHA received unearmarked contributions from the following donors:

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Japan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Russian Federation
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • United Arab Emirates
  • 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

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