UNHCR/Core contribution
Development cooperation , 20.03.2019

UNHCR/Core contribution

Description

Finland's core contribution to the UN refugee agency UNHCR in 2019-2022, a total of 28 million euros (7 million euros annually). UNHCR (Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees) is globally responsible for the assistance and protection of refugees as well as finding durable solutions to refugee crises. The importance of the Agency has grown in recent years, as the global number of refugees is higher than ever before. Of all humanitarian agencies, UNHCR is currently the top recipient of Finnish funding.

Funding decision  20.03.2019

28 000 000 €

Target region

Developing countries

Field of activity

  • Material relief assistance and services 100%

Type of aid

Core contributions to multilateral institutions

Funding channel

YK:n pakolaisasiain päävaltuutetun toimisto

Contact

keo-70

Code for the object of funding

80200103

ID

UHA2019-001793

Modified

04.04.2019