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Midterm Review of HumAid Strategy 2017

 

In the period from January 1 – June, 30, 2017, 30 humanitarian response activities worth 110 mio CZK and implemented in 19 affected countries were approved by the Minister for Foreign Affairs. All priorities set in the Humanitarian Assistance Strategy 2017 for Q I – II have been fulfilled.
 

Mid-term review of the CZ Humanitarian Assistance Strategy 2017

Executive summary

 

  • The initial humanitarian budget worth 130 mio CZK was increased by 29 mio CZK for Syria.

  • In the period from January 1 – June, 30, 2017, 30 humanitarian response activities worth 110 mio CZK and implemented in 19 affected countries were approved by the Minister for Foreign Affairs. All priorities set in the Humanitarian Assistance Strategy 2017 for Q I – II have been fulfilled.

  • According to the HumAid Strategy 2017, humanitarian assistance worth 70 mio CZK was provided to countries affected by conflicts and forced displacement (Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Yemen; Central African Republic, Nigeria, South Sudan; Ukraine), incl. pledges from the respective donor conferences for CAR, Syria and Yemen.

  • The Czech Republic responded to the humanitarian needs of the ODA bilateral priority countries Afghanistan, Ethiopia and Mongolia as well.

  • On the background of the current global humanitarian situation and needs, the MFA CZ has following humanitarian priorities for the rest of the year 2017:

    • Assistence to Afghan refugees in Iran and Pakistan and to returnees to Afghanistan (in cooperation with IOM and UNHCR);

    • Support to humanitarian programmes of UNICEF in Iraq, and UNRWA in Gaza and Syria (partly conflict response);

    • Further response to urgent needs in underfunded crises (Burma/Myanmar, CAR, Iraq, Libya, South Sudan);

    • Contribution to OCHA and CERF, evt. to Cholera Trust Fund for Haiti.

       

      Summary: Priorities set in the Operational HumAid Strategy + MTR proposals

       

Period

Indicative Amount (CZK)

Countries/Activities

Implemented Projects

Q I - IV

30.000.000

 

Ad hoc needs and emergencies

1 mio Philippines

2 mio Mongolia

5 mio Horn of Africa

10 mio Yemen

3.36 mio Ukraine

2.5 mio Sri Lanka

Q I

 

40.000.000

 

 

 

20.000.000

 

20.000.000

Calls for Proposals:

Protracted emergencies (CAR, Ethiopia, Kenya, Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria, South Sudan)

 

Syria (special means)

 

Iraq + refugees from Iraq and Syria in the region

 

26.7 mio 7 projects in B/M, CAR, Ethiopia, Nepal, Nigeria, South Sudan, Uganda

27 mio 6 projects in Syria

 

26.9 mio 3 projects in Iraq, 3 in Lebanon, 1 in Jordan

 

Q I - II

10.000.000

Urgent follow-up HumAid 2016

(Afghanistan/Pakistan, Israel, Nigeria, Sri Lanka)

5 mio IOM Afghanistan

2.5 mio Nigeria and Sri Lanka (see above)

 

Q III - IV*

30.000.000

 

MTR: up to

40.000.000

International Cooperation, according to Czech and international assessments (Haiti, Palestine, Ukraine, Yemen)

 

MTR proposals:

Afghan refugees in Iran+Pakistan

UNICEF Iraq

UNRWA Gaza+Syria

Underfunded crises

 

OCHA, CERF, Haiti TF

ICRC, CERF/OCHA, UNHCR, UNICEF, UNRWA, WFP, local partners

 

 

5 mio

Up to 5 mio

3 – 5 mio (incl. Syria means)

10 – 15 mio (several projects)

Up to 8 mio

Total

150.000.000

 

MTR:

159.203.572

 

 

Commitments until June 30, 2017:

110.182.961

 

 

 

 

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