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To help approximately three million South Sudanese by providing critical life-saving support and helping people to better cope with shocks from conflict, drought and flooding. This programme aims to save the lives of an estimated two million people who will receive at least one form of humanitarian assistance; and build the capacity of an estimated one million people to recover and cope better with shocks. Over six years this programme will provide food, shelter and access to water and health services to millions of vulnerable people, including women and children.
To deliver an effective response to the basic needs of vulnerable people impacted by the crisis in the North East of Nigeria. The programme will deliver humanitarian assistance in nutrition and food security; protection and Education in Emergencies; multi-sector support including health, water, shelter and livelihoods interventions; as well as enabling a more efficient response to the crisis, including strengthened government planning, budgeting and coordination; and risk management.
To meet the most urgent humanitarian needs of conflict and disaster affected populations through provision of life-saving assistance and contribute to resilience building of benefitting households to withstand shocks.
To ensure DFID and the international community is well prepared to respond to the Coronavirus outbreak in a timely and effective manner. In line with the World Health Organization's Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan, this will ensure that lives are saved, livelihoods preserved and global health security is strengthened.
To provide life-saving assistance to around six million crisis-affected and vulnerable people across five Sahelian countries, Mali, Niger, Chad, Mauritania and Burkina Faso. This support includes food and cash assistance for those suffering from food insecurity, therapeutic food and early detection of severe acute malnutrition, basic support to livelihoods through the provision of seeds and tools, animal food and animal vaccinations, improved access to safe water and hygiene, and emergency health and medicine. Research will be commissioned to build the evidence base for integrated nutrition assistance and to improve the understanding of required nutritional interventions in the Sahel.
Support for up to three million of the most vulnerable people affected by natural disaster and conflict. This will cover both immediate relief and early recovery interventions for shelter, food, non-food items, water and sanitation, livelihood and protection needs, depending on the emergency. This programme will also support developments in the UN and local civil society which are required for humanitarian responses to be more locally owned and effective in future, as well as effective monitoring and evaluation, targeted active research and piloting.
The current Ebola outbreak in DRC is the second largest recorded outbreak, and has been running since May 2018. Case numbers continue to increase and the outbreak is expected to continue until at least the end of 2019. The UK response to Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak #10 programme has four primary aims: * to curb the Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak #10 in DRC as quickly as possible; * to minimise loss of life and impact on communities; * to ensure no onward transmission outside of DRC; and * to be prepared to act rapidly should a cross-border transmission occur.
The majority of the project budget focuses on the implementation of humanitarian programmes. This involves supporting and management of implementing partners. Broadly, this can be divided into three sections: ongoing large grants to INGOs; new calls for proposals for INGOS; and new calls for proposals for national NGOs.
The Syria Protection Programme will provide civilians affected by armed conflict with specialised protection services
The Stability Fund’s goal is to work towards a peaceful, secure, stable Somalia. To achieve this, the Stability Fund aims to address the security, development and political drivers of conflict in a local area to achieve the following outcomes: i) Legitimate, viable governance structures able to make and enforce rules locally. ii) Existing and emerging conflicts brought to conclusion and risks of future conflicts mitigated.
The programme will provide humanitarian emergency response operations management and stabilisation support. This programme will enable UK to respond rapidly, at scale, to global humanitarian disasters as well as supporting DFID teams working on protracted crises, chronic emergencies and humanitarian reform. This contract will also provide a flexible model to support the Government’s conflict, stabilisation and security work in fragile and conflict-affected states – both during steady state periods and in response to crises.
Refugee Response and Reform: Sustaining lives and securing a sustainable future for refugees and migrants in Western TanzaniaUK Department for International Development
To provide £55 million to support the Government of Tanzania in managing its refugee, migrant and newly naturalised populations and deliver on key components of the Grand Bargain and Wilton Park Commitments for four years from 2017 to 2021.
This project aims to provide immediate life-saving and early recovery support to most vulnerable people affected by cyclone IDAI, cyclone KENNETH and continued violence against civilians in Cabo Delgado
To provide rapid, specialist, expertise and transportation for the UN to enable a more effective and better coordinated response to the humanitarian crisis in Yemen from 2017 onwards
ProSPINE+ builds on previous and ongoing protection programming in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states. The intervention will target both IDPs and returnees through both joint, integrated as well as targeted specialized services to prevent and respond to violence against displaced communities to achieve the following outcomes: Outcome 1: Women, girls, boys and men are free from violence in their communities (prevention); Outcome 2: Women, girls, boys and men are protected from the consequences of violence (response); and Outcome 3: Women, girls, boys and men access rapid and equitable emergency relief services (emergency response).
To deliver life-changing activities to address basic protection needs of 62,167 of the most vulnerable Jordanians and refugees including Syrians in a way that promotes sustainability and resilience and which also builds the capacity of local actors
Implemented through a consortium of partners, this project provides a multi-pronged intervention to improve protection services in north east Nigeria. ProSPINE aims to build IDPs', host communities' and returnees' awareness of their rights and increase their capacities to generate local and community-owned solutions to improve their protective environment.
To improve the effectiveness and targeting of humanitarian delivery in Yemen through the provision of independent oversight. The UK delivers humanitarian support on a large scale in Yemen, but due to the conflict, it has no staff in the country. This programme will check that programmes are delivering the intended benefits and help ensure that programmes provide a holistic range of support to those most in need.
This programme will provide funding to a small number of leading international response organisations in the fields of safety, security, early warning, advice and risk analysis. This network of specialists provide global public goods which improve the overall effectiveness of humanitarian response to both rapid and slow onset humanitarian crises.
Improving protection and access to legal and specialized services for refugees from Syria and vulnerable populations in LebanonInternational Rescue Committee
This consortium led by the International Rescue Committee with Norwegian Refugee Council and Humanity & Inclusion aims to support refugees from Syria and other vulnerable populations in Lebanon through legal assistance and improved access and inclusion of persons with disabilities to primary and specialized services, coupled with strategic advocacy.