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Yemen

As the escalating humanitarian crisis enters its fourth year, widespread conflict, severe economic decline, food insecurity and collapse of essential public 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.

Total Requirement

$3 billion

Funding to date

$1.3 billion

Funding gap

$1.6 billion

Top 5 Donors

Saudi Arabia $475.5 million (35.4%)
United Arab Emirates $466.6 million (34.7%)
United States $223.4 million (16.6%)
Not specified $51.9 million (3.9%)
Germany $35 million (2.6%)

Top Funded Sectors

Not specified $978.5 million
Food Security and Agriculture $267.9 million
Health $18.4 million
Coordination and Safety $17.7 million
WASH $16.7 million

Yemen Humanitarian Fund

Humanitarian Fund (HF)

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).

Total Amount

$77.1 million

Total Paid Amount

$73.6 million

Total Pledged Amount

$ 3.5 million

Top 5 Donors

Donor Pledged Paid
Saudi Arabia  25 million25 million
United Arab Emirates  25 million25 million
Sweden  6.3 million6.3 million
Denmark  5.8 million5.8 million
Ireland  4.9 million4.9 million

Donors

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Funding for OCHA Yemen

The following donors contributed earmarked funding

Total Requirement

$11,453,112

Earmarked Contributions

$5,097,676

Opening Balance

$3,468,125

Total (Contributions + Opening Balance)

$8,565,801

Earmarked Donors

DonorsUSD
Germany2,903,600
Japan200,000
Sweden (Sida)605,187
United Kingdom (DFID)1,388,889

Unearmarked Donors

OCHA received unearmarked contributions from the following donors:

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • Germany
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Qatar
  • Russian Federation
  • 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

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