Liberia Humanitarian Emergency

A woman holds her son.

Recovering from years of conflict, Liberia still faces economic and social challenges. It also hosts refugees (mainly from Cote D’Ivoire). The country was also impacted by the Ebola virus in 2014. UNFPA helps to deliver better emergency sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services such as obstetric and newborn care and contracepttion, and prevents and responds to gender based violence (GBV).

Country Population: 4.5 mil

Humanitarian needs

Last updated on - 14 August 2017

Humanitarian funding

Resources in $

Key results2018

Emergencies related listing

  • 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.