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CRISES

 
 

Angola

 
 

Burundi

 
 

Central African Republic

 
 

Chad

 
 

Chechnya & Neighbouring Republics RF

 

Cote D'Ivoire Plus Three

 
 

Democratic People's Republic of Korea

 
 

Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
  Eritrea  
  Great Lakes Region and Central Africa  
  Guinea  
 Haiti
  Indonesia 
 Iran  
  Liberia  
  Madagascar 
 Occupied Palestinian Territory  
  Sierra Leone  
  Somalia  
  Southern Africa Region  
  Sudan  
  Tajikistan  
  Tanzania  
  Uganda  
  West Africa  
  Zimbabwe  
     
 

Other Crises

 
  Ethiopia  
   
   
   
   
  Facts and Figures

Humanitarian Appeal 2004
(Consolidated Appeals Process)

 

Total contributions requested US$ 3bn
Number of crises 21 (in Africa: 17)
Number of agencies appealing 136
Number of projects proposed 1,086
Largest request (Sudan) US$ 465m
Smallest request (Central African Republic) US$ 17m
Most beneficiaries (DPRK) 7 million
Least beneficiaries (Guinea) 300,000
People to receive aid 45 million

Humanitarian Appeal 2003
(Consolidated Appeals Process)

 

Total contributions requested US$ 5.1bn
Total contributions received US$ 3.3bn
Proportion of requirements covered 66%
Proportion of contributions received within four months of Appeal launch 16%
Proportion of requirements covered for Great Lakes region 95%
Proportion of requirements covered for Iraq crisis 91%
Proportion of requirements covered for Liberia 24%
Proportion of requirements covered for Burundi  28%
Largest contributor (USA) US$ 1.1bn
Next nine largest contributors US$ 779m
Countries that contributed more than 0.01% of GDP Norway, Sweden, Netherlands, Kuwait, USA, UK
Countries that contributed more than 0.006% of GDP Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Canada, Australia, Switzerland
Global spending on humanitarian aid US$ 10bn
Global spending on the military US$ 794bn
Proportion of global humanitarian funding provided by 10 largest donors 90%

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