Colombia Humanitarian Emergency

Colombia’s protracted conflict has affected more than 7 million people (80 per cent of whom are displaced), bringing the country second to Syria in the number of displaced people globally. Majority of those displaced include women and children under 18. They lack universal coverage of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and gender based violence (GBV) against women is persistent. UNFPA provides SRH and GBV services to the affected people.

Country Population: 48.2 mil
Level of Crisis:
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Humanitarian needs

5.80 million
6.94 million
6.94 million
Last updated on - 14 August 2017

Humanitarian funding

Resources in $

Key results2017

Emergencies updates and resources

Dashboards available for Colombia
  • Results data are reported and updated as they become available.
  • - Targets and UNFPA's populations of concern, including women of reproductive age and pregnant women, are estimated using the MISP calculator.
  • - Funding estimates are based on country planning processes, including inter-agency humanitarian response plans and regional refugee and resilience plans.
  • L1: Humanitarian crises in which the national and international resources available in the affected country are sufficient for the required response.
  • L2: Humanitarian crises requiring significant support from neighbouring countries, regional organizations and possibly humanitarian agency headquarters.
  • L3: Major, sudden-onset humanitarian crises requiring mobilization across the humanitarian system.
  • Crisis levels are determined by the Inter-Agency Standing Committee, a forum of UN and non-UN humanitarian partners.