Landslide kills 23 in Ethiopia

by Associated Press May 27 at 11:43 AM ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s state-affiliated broadcaster reports that a landslide triggered by heavy rains has killed 23 people in the country’s Oromia region.... Read more »

Somalia floods displace thousands: Ethiopia, Djibouti troops help in evacuation

Central Somalia has experienced heavy rains which have flooded parts of the country. The resultant effect has been the displacement of thousands. The United Nations estimates that almost half a million people... Read more »

Ethiopia: 2018 Humanitarian and Disaster Resilience Plan – Ethiopia

Overview Given the recurrent nature of climate-driven humanitarian crises in Ethiopia, Government and partners have agreed that a significant shift in approach is required. This Humanitarian and Disaster Resilience Plan(HDRP) represents a... Read more »

UN Helps Ethiopia after Damage Caused by Heavy Rains – Prensa Latina

UN Helps Ethiopia after Damage Caused by Heavy RainsPrensa Latina22 de agosto de 2017, 15:05United Nations, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) pointed out... Read more »

Ethiopia: 2017 Revised Humanitarian Requirements Snapshot (as of 8 August 2017) – Ethiopia

On 8 August 2017, the government of Ethiopia and humanitarian partners released the mid-year review of the Humanitarian Requirements Document (HRD) for 2017. Southern and eastern Ethiopia continue to battle the impact... Read more »

Ethiopia: Floods Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) DREF Operation n° MDRET017 Final Report – Ethiopia

A. Situation analysis Description of the disaster Heavy rains and corresponding flash floods as a result of the El Niño phenomenon and the regular Belg rains (March – May) occurred in the... Read more »

Will the 'Long Rains' save Somalia?

The 2016 rains failed in the Horn of Africa; this season will be critical for Somalia, Kenya, Ethiopia and Uganda. Source Link Read more »

Ethiopia: Activities and Resources Available for Livestock in Drought … – Reliefweb

Livestock assistance in drought affected areas includes animal health, destocking and animal feed support. The map below indicates ongoing and planned livestock related activities of organizations that support the drought response. The... Read more »

Ethiopia: Periodic Monitoring Report 2016 Humanitarian Requirements Document (Covering 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2016) – ReliefWeb

Introduction The El Niño global climactic event significantly affected the 2015 meher/summer rains on the heels of failed belg/ spring rains in 2015, driving food insecurity, malnutrition and serious water shortages in... Read more »

Ethiopia Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin, 06 February 2017 – Reliefweb

Key Issues Spring rains expected to be weak in current drought-affected areas A high-level mission to Borena zone sheds light on drought response and gaps in the area The Logistics Cluster handed... Read more »