Global Humanitarian Assistance Report 2020
This report paints a detailed picture of the humanitarian financing landscape in 2019 as well as the current humanitarian financing response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Over one billion people are living in countries affected by long-term humanitarian crisis. 16% of the world’s population is now living in countries experiencing protracted humanitarian crisis.The number of countries experiencing protracted crisis has more than doubled over the last 15 years, from 13 in 2005 to 31 in 2019. These countries are home to over half of the world’s people living in extreme poverty.