Emergency responses funded through HAC from January to October 2010
Between 1 January and 24 October 2010, 45 humanitarian crises received funding channelled through WHO/HAC in Headquarters. The total amount - close to US$ 141 million* - can be divided roughly as follows:
- Pakistan: US$ 43 million, of which more than US$ 31.3 million were dedicated to the response to the floods.
- Democratic people’s Republic of Korea: US$ 15 million.
- Haiti: US$ 13.2 million
- Sudan: US$ 11.7 million
- Iraq: US$ 9.2 million
- 25 crises received funds ranging between US$ 47 500 and US$ 1 million and another 15 funds ranging between US$ 1 million and US$ 5 million.
Additional funding was also provided for the West African region as a whole, the occupied Palestinian territory and WHO/HAC’s functioning.
The graph below breaks down the various funds received by countries according to categories.
* This figure only compiles funds received through headquarters. More have been funded directly though the regional offices and country offices.