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Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) - High-Level Conference 2014
17 Dec 2014 -  CERF’s annual High-Level Conference brings together over 250 senior representatives from UN Member States and Observers, UN agencies, non-governmental organizations, foundations and the private sector to pledge their commitments to the Fund. Contributors are also updated on the use and management of CERF.
Ceremonial Session: The Secretary -General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, opens the session, followed by the screening of a brief film about the impact of CERF's work in 2014.
Programme of the Meeting:
Plenary Discussion- Ms. Amos, together with key representatives of the broader humanitarian community, will conduct an interactive discussion on the value of CERF and its activities during 2014
Pledging session- member States and the private sector announce their pledges for 2015. Ms. Amos presides over the session and closes the conference with an announcement of the tally of pledges.