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UN Central Emergency Response Fund: Finance

Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

UIN 51907, tabled on 20 September 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, how much funding his Department contributed to the United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund in (a) 2020-21 and (b) 2021-22; and how much his Department plans to contribute in 2022-23.

Answered on

28 September 2022

The UK is a longstanding partner to the CERF and is its largest overall donor, contributing more than $1.7 billion to the fund since its inception in 2006. Funding contributed for financial years 2020-21 was £63.5 million, 2021-22 was £52 million and 22-23 was £52 million.