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18Sep/20

World: Critical underfunding exacerbated by COVID-19 pushing displaced people to the edge

Countries: Afghanistan, Argentina, Burundi, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Iraq, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Uganda, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), World
Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees

UNHCR has received just 49% of the $9.1 billion required for its global operations this year. The consequences are devastating in low- and middle-income countries, which host more than 85% of refugees.