UN chief urges emergency fund support as one of the ‘most effective investments’ in humanitarian action

The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), is “one of the most effective investments you can make in humanitarian action”, Secretary-General, António Guterres told a high-level pledging event at UN Headquarters in New York on Monday. https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2019/12/1053051

UN Emergency Response Fund provides ‘spark of hope’ for shared humanity

08 Dec 2021

Fast and flexible, the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) was set up to promote swift, coordinated action in humanitarian crises, the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator told a High-level Pledging Event on Wednesday, adding: “It has more than fulfilled its mission”. 


UN emergency relief fund, ‘an investment in humanity’ declares Guterres

08 Dec 2020

The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) which responds to crises around the world, consistently delivers “principled, coordinated, fast and agile” humanitarian action, the UN chief said on Monday, appealing for hundreds of millions of dollars for the year ahead. 

UN Emergency Response Fund, a ‘lifeline of hope’ to meet record needs 

09 Dec 2022

As humanitarian needs soar to unprecedented levels, top UN officials on Friday highlighted the importance of the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) in supporting emergencies and responding rapidly to crises.