Emergencies

Level-3 and Level-2 Emergencies

Please find below a listing of current and past Level-3 and Level-2 Emergencies. For the full SSOPs site, please click here

Current Level-3 Emergencies

Country/Region UNICEF Activation Date UNICEF Extension Dates UNICEF Activated Through
Democratic Republic of the Congo 1 Aug. 2017 19 July 2019 18 Oct. 2019
Yemen 6 Jul. 2015 28 Jun. 2019 31 Dec. 2019
Syria 4 Jan. 2013 28 Jun. 2019 31 Dec. 2019


Current Level-2 Emergencies

Country/Region UNICEF Activation Date UNICEF Extension Dates UNICEF Activated Through
Uganda, South Sudan, Burundi and Rwanda 19 July 2019 18 Oct. 2019
Burkina Faso 1 May 2019 31 Jul. 2019
Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru 20 Feb. 2019 12 Jun. 2019 5 Jun. 2020
Nigeria 6 Feb. 2019 31 Jul. 2019
Cameroon 6 Dec. 2018 31 May 2019 31 Aug. 2019
Venezuela 5 Dec. 2018 7 Jun. 2019 5 Jun. 2020
Central African Republic 12 Jul. 2015 1 Feb. 2019 31 Jul. 2019


Past Level-3 Emergencies

Country/Region UNICEF Activation Date UNICEF End Date
Mozambique 26 Mar. 2019 25 June 2019
Nigeria 23 Aug. 2016 31 Jan. 2019
Bangladesh 20 Sep. 2017 31 Dec. 2018
South Sudan 5 Feb. 2014 30 Jun. 2018
Iraq 17 Jun. 2014 31 Dec. 2017
Ebola-affected countries in West Africa (Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia) 4 Sep. 2014 31 Dec. 2015
Central African Republic 9 Dec. 2013 5 May 2015
Philippines 11 Nov. 2013 5 Feb. 2014
Horn of Africa (Somalia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Djibouti, and Eritrea) 5 Jul. 2011 15 Mar. 2012
Somalia 5 Jul. 2011 21 Jul. 2012


Past Level-2 Emergencies

Country/Region UNICEF Activation Date UNICEF End Date
Democratic Republic of Congo 31 Jan. 2019 31 Jul. 2019
Zimbabwe and Malawi 26 Mar. 2019 25 Jun. 2019
Bangladesh 1 Jan. 2019 30 Jun. 2019
Syrian Refugee Hosting Countries 28 Feb. 2018 30 Jun. 2019
Iraq 31 Dec. 2017 31 Dec. 2018
Horn of Africa (Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya) 20 Feb. 2017 20 Aug. 2018
Lake Chad Basin Countries (Chad, Niger, Cameroon) 20 Mar. 2015 30 Jun. 2018
Caribbean Hurricane Response 21 Sep. 2017 31 Dec. 2017
Haiti 19 Dec. 2016 19 Dec. 2017
Nigeria 20 Mar. 2015 22 Aug. 2016
Ebola-affected countries in West Africa (Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia) 1 Jan. 2016 31 Mar. 2016
Nepal 26 Apr. 2015 26 Aug. 2015
Yemen 1 Apr. 2015 6 Jul. 2015
Pacific Islands 20 Mar. 2015 6 Jul. 2015
South Sudan 30 Jun. 2018
1 Dec. 2013
31 Dec. 2018
5 Feb. 2014
Mali 21 Jan. 2013 1 Sep. 2013
Pakistan 20 Nov. 2011 20 May 2012
Sahel 20 Nov. 2011 31 Dec. 2012