21-004-SO/ Drought in Kenya/ Call for applications
Call for applications for DERF funding of rapid response interventions responding to the humanitarian crisis: Drought in Kenya
Country and location(s): Kenya, counties of Marsabit, Mandera, Garissa, Wajir, Kilifi, Tana River, Makueni, Lamu, Samburu, Kitui, Isiolo, Laikipia, and Turkana.
DERF Funding Modality: Applicants are to apply for the DERF Funding Modality Rapid Response as pe
21-004-SO DERF Alert note Drought in Kenya (activated)
International Aid Services has submitted an alert regarding the drought in Kenya. DERF has decided to activate the call.
The drought is affecting arid and semi-arid areas (ASALs) in Kenya. The National Drought Management Authority (NDMA), in their July 2021 bulletin notes that the top 12 drought-affected counties are Turkana, Mandera, Garissa, Wajir, Baringo, Kilifi, Tana River, Kwale, Mars
21-003-RR DERF Alert Note Humanitarian Response for IDPs (Children) in Dessie Town (not activated)
International Aid Services has submitted an alert regarding the humanitarian crisis for IDPS in Dessie Town, Ethiopia.
DERF has decided not to activate the alert. Please see the decision note for more information on this.
As a result of the current conflict between Tigray People Libration Front/TPLF force and Ethiopian Defence Forces/EDF more than 104,275 IDPs influxes to Dessie city fr
21-002-SP/ Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan/ Call for applications
Call for applications for DERF funding of rapid response interventions responding to the humanitarian crisis: Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan
Country and location(s): All regions in Afghanistan
DERF Funding Modality: Applicants are to apply for the DERF Funding Modality Rapid Response as per the DERF Funding Guidelines.
Deadline for submission of applications: Appli
21-002-SP DERF Alert note Humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan - Danish People's Aid
Danish People's Aid has submitted an alert regarding the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan.
After the Taliban took over the control of the country on August 15, 2021, the living standards and conditions of the entire population has deteriorated. Many people have lost their jobs due to the collapse of the previous government system at the centre as well as in the provinces. This situation has p
21-001-RO DERF Alert note Drought in Somalia - ARD-Action for Relief And Development (Not activated)
ARD-Action for Relief And Development has submitted an alert regarding drought in Somalia.
DERF has decided not to activate the alert.
In the beginning of 2021 came a drought that hit hard in Bay, Gedo, lower Jubba, Bakool and middle Jubba. Due to the amount of rain that fell in March-April-June 2021 Gedo, Bakool, parts of the Bay region and Galmudug are facing extreme drought again.
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Nye budgetformater for DERF i høring - frist d. 8. august 2021
Udkast til opdateret budgetvejledning og budgetformat for Den Danske Nødhjælpspulje (DERF) sendes sammen med budgetvejledningen og -formatet til civilsamfundspuljen i åben, offentlig høring. Alle med interesse for CISU's puljer opfordres til at give deres input og kommentarer. Alle har mulighed for at indgive skriftlige høringssvar frem til søndag den 8. august kl. 24.00. på email@example.com
The DERF continues to be managed by CISU in collaboration with Save the Children
The contract is not yet signed, but the standstill period where other tenderers may come with objections has already passed. The DERF team will now start to re-design the DERF as proposed in the tender material. A specific start-date for the DERF 2 is not yet agreed on, but it is likely to be on the other side of the summer holidays. We understand the inconvenience the delay is causing.
DERF current grants and deadlines in 2021
The existing DERF grants will be finalized by the current grant holder and CISU during 2021. However, as CISU has reporting deadlines to the Ministry on the contract, and the grants must be ended within the set timeframe, the following instructions must be adhered to as per the list below.
DERF in 2021
The DERF managed by CISU and Save the Children- Denmark starts 2021 with no available funding for calls, which also means that incoming alerts will not be assessed.
This is because the current DERF contract between CISU, Save the Children-DK and Danida has come to an end as of 31.12.2020.
The new DERF contract for managing the Pool of Funds from Danida from 2021 onwards will undergo a tende
DERF has granted the last available funds - no further calls will be activated in 2020
It has been a busy year at the DERF with a great demand for humanitarian funds. At the moment DERF has granted the last funds available in the pool of funds. With this, there are no more funds left at the DERF for the remaining weeks of 2020. This also means that the DERF will not activate further calls in 2020.