The goodwill of government partners ensured record funding of US$7.2 billion in 2018, but the needs continue to grow. Donor contributions were largely channelled into our highest-level, conflict-driven hunger crises, leaving less to address lower-profile emergencies. Flexible funding, while modest in relative terms, allows WFP to direct funds to programmes threatened by budget shortfalls and bridge the gap for operations under threat.
overall WFP funding gap
received in multilateral funding (up 10% from 2017)
WFP assistance is funded by voluntary contributions from governments, private sector organizations and individual donors. WFP’s top 10 government donors (excluding UN pooled funds) in 2018 were:
|6||United Arab Emirates||226,215,581|
For more information on funding please visit wfp.org/funding