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Seven million people require some form of humanitarian or protection assistance in Venezuela.

Highlights Last Updated: 27 Jul 2021

  • Hasta el 27 de julio, se reportan 300.919 casos de COVID-19, 284.435 personas recuperadas y 3.509 fallecidas. Los estados más afectados: Distrito Capital, Miranda, Zulia y Yaracuy.
  • Desde que el 18 de junio se publicase el Plan de Respuesta Humanitaria, la financiación recibida ha aumentado considerablemente de US$83,8 millones a US$302,3 millones.
  • El número de personas viviendo con VIH en tratamiento aumentó en los últimos dos años pasando de un 24 por ciento a un 54 por ciento en diciembre de 2020, según informe de ONUSIDA.
  • El PMA comenzó a implementar su programa de comidas escolares entregando raciones para llevar a casa en 277 escuelas en Falcón.
  • Más de 3.200 familias se han visto afectadas por las inundaciones en Apure y agencias ONU, en coordinación con autoridades locales, les han entregado ayuda.
2-Consulta - Credit-OCHA-Naomi Frerotte
Julio de 2021. Personal de ACNUR y UNICEF, con el acompañamiento de la Defensoría del Pueblo y de OCHA, suben a los botes que les llevarán a Puente Páez, en El Amparo, estado de Apure, para hacer entrega de baldes y pastillas potabilizadoras a 240 familias afectadas por las inundaciones. Foto: OCHA/Diego.

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

$708.1 million

Funding to date

$157.1 million

Funding gap

$551 million

Top 5 Donors

United States of America $58.3 million (37.1%)
Germany $19.8 million (12.6%)
Canada $17.9 million (11.4%)
Sweden $12.3 million (7.8%)
European Commission $9 million (5.8%)

Top Funded Sectors

Not specified $81.5 million
Salud $13.1 million
Agua, saneamiento e higiene $9.5 million
Educación $4.6 million
Protección $3.3 million

Venezuela 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

$8.8 million

Total Paid Amount

$3.8 million

Total Pledged Amount

$5 million

Top 5 Donors

Donor Pledged Paid
Germany $4.2 million
Canada $2.9 million
Korea, Republic of $800 thousand
Switzerland $548.8 thousand
Norway $400.1 thousand

Donors

5

Funding for OCHA Venezuela

The following donors contributed earmarked funding for this year.

Total Requirement

$3,435,325

Earmarked Contributions

$1,953,609

Opening Balance

$433,694

Total (Contributions + Opening Balance)

$2,387,303

Earmarked Donors

Donors USD
Canada 328,832
European Commission (DG-ECHO) 1,210,654
Sweden (Sida) 149,012
Switzerland (FDFA) 265,111

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