CERF Stories
02/09/2016 - 17:57
Read or download the Report for the World Humanitarian Summit at sgreport.whsummit.org.
01/29/2016 - 09:45
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon released US$100 million from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to assist 4.5 million people in nine silent and severely underfunded emergencies. “I am allocating US$100 million from the...
01/18/2016 - 14:52
Violence in the Lac region in Chad have incited over 50,000 Chadians to flee the islands of the lake over the past six months. Some have found refuge in sites for displaced people, others have settled in villages in the prefectures of Baga-Sola, Bol, Daboua...
01/14/2016 - 15:24
An estimated 2.7 million people, 1.5 million of them children, have been displaced in the Lake Chad Basin region due to Boko Haram-related violence, making it the fastest growing displacement crisis in Africa.  As the humanitarian situation is worsening,...
12/31/2015 - 10:48
Background CERF’s annual High-Level Pledging Conference, which also marked the kick-off of its 10-year anniversary campaign, took place on 17 December in New York. Member States and Observers, UN officials, and representatives of the humanitarian...

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