Development cooperation

Support to UN's Ukraine Humanitarian Fund


The Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland contributes 5,000,000 euros to UN's Ukraine Humanitarian Fund. In Ukraine, 17.6 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance. In 2023, UN requires 3.9 billion dollars for its humanitarian operations in Ukraine. Ukraine Humanitarian Fund is a rapid, flexible and strategic humanitarian fund that supports especially national and local humanitarian organizations. In 2022, the fund allocated 188 million dollars to humanitarian partners working in Ukraine; 33% of this was directed to national and local NGOs. The operations are mostly focused in Eastern Ukraine. The fund pays special attention to gender equality, disability inclusion, protection and education in emergencies.

Funding decision

5 000 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality

Field of activity

  • Material relief assistance and services 100%

Special target group

  • girls
  • children
  • youth
  • elderly people
  • people with disability

Funding channel

YK:n humanitaaristen asioiden koordinointitoimisto



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