The Global Humanitarian Assistance Report 2019
This year’s report contains detailed analysis of the international financing at work in crisis-affected contexts. Navigating the increasingly complex and changing financing landscape, the report includes new analysis of the wide range of resources going to recurrent and protracted crisis response countries.Read Online Downloads
A summary of key takeaways from the latest data available in 2019 on international humanitarian assistance.Read the executive summary Download data for the executive summary XLSX 163.1kB
People, crisis and assistance
Chapter 1 focuses on the people in need of assistance – presenting a detailed analysis of the populations affected by crisis.Read chapter one Download data for chapter one XLSX 1.3MB
International humanitarian assistance
Chapter 2 presents a detailed analysis of official humanitarian assistance – showing overall volumes and how funding compares with requirements set out in appeals, as well examining the specific contributions…Read chapter two Download data for chapter two XLSX 175.2kB
Wider crisis financing
Chapter 3 examines a wide range of resources – domestic and international, public and private – that have the potential to complement humanitarian assistance in crisis-affected contexts.Read chapter three Download data for chapter three XLSX 196.9kB
Effectiveness, efficiency and quality
Chapter 4 looks at the targeting of finance to crisis-affected contexts – examining how more diverse, flexible and predictable funding, along with better and more transparent reporting, could ensure that…Read chapter four Download data for chapter four XLSX 209.0kB
Methodology and definitions
What is humanitarian assistance?Humanitarian assistance is intended to save lives, alleviate suffering and maintain human dignity during and after man-made crises and disasters associated with natural hazards, as well as…Read chapter five
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- Datasets International humanitarian assistance provided by government donors, 2000–2018 International humanitarian assistance by recipient countries, 2000-2017
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