CERF

Emergency UN fund is “for all, by all”

A decade-old UN fund which can allocate money within hours to support emergency responses anywhere in the world has been described as a fund “for all and by all.”

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UN allocates $100 million in emergency funds to assist vulnerable people in nine neglected crises

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today released $100 million from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) for severely underfunded aid operations in nine neglected emergencies.

Lake Chad displaced to receive life-saving assistance

Humanitarian operations continue in the Lake Chad Basin region in Africa where the terrorist group Boko Haram has forced millions of people to flee their homes.

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