UN Emergency Fund Receives Major Donor Backing

The United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund has

from major international donors. Australia pledged USD11.1 million in a new four-year commitment, while the Netherlands and United Kingdom renewed their commitments to the fund. Other countries that pledged funding are Canada, Poland, China, Saudi Arabia and India.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.