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The crisis in eastern Ukraine has become protracted. Civilians continue to bear the brunt of a conflict that affects 5.2 million people, 3.5 million of whom require urgent humanitarian assistance and protection.

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

$161.7 million

Funding to date

$47.6 million

Funding gap

$114.1 million

Top 5 Donors

European Commission $11.9 million (25.0%)
Germany $9.5 million (19.9%)
Central Emergency Response Fund $5.4 million (11.4%)
United States of America $4.5 million (9.4%)
Norway $3.4 million (7.2%)

Top Funded Sectors

Not specified $17.8 million
Protection: Mine Action $5.7 million
Health and Nutrition $4.4 million
Shelter / Non-Food Items (NFI) $4.3 million
Food Security and Livelihoods $3.9 million

Ukraine 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

$5.5 million

Total Paid Amount

$5 million

Total Pledged Amount

$505.8 thousand

Top 5 Donors

Donor Pledged Paid
Germany $2.2 million
Sweden $1.1 million
United States $1 million
Norway $505.8 thousand $228.8 thousand
Korea, Republic of $400 thousand



News and media


Life in eastern Ukraine: Serhii and his family