Ethiopia: Government and partners launch the humanitarian and disaster resilience plan (HDRP) for 2018 – Ethiopia

US$1.66 billion urgently needed to address food and non-food needs for 7.88 million people (Addis Ababa, 13 March 2018): The Government of Ethiopia and humanitarian partners today launched the... Read more »

Ethiopia: Immediate Humanitarian Funding Priorities, 23 February, 2018 – Ethiopia

Overview The 2018 Ethiopia Humanitarian and Disaster Resilience Plan (HDRP) for Ethiopia is expected to be launched in the coming days (currently under review by the DRM Council of... Read more »

8.5 million Ethiopians need food aid

food aid The number of people that are in need of emergency assistance in Ethiopia has increased to 8.5 million; well surpassing the 5.6 million estimated in January 2017.... Read more »

US extends food, health aid to Ethiopia, Kenya amid crisis

The latest wave of funding comes after Trump pledged $639 million last month in urgent food assistance for those in Somalia, South Sudan, Nigeria and Yemen. USAID,... Read more »

Ethiopia, Kenya to benefit from $169m U.S. food aid

The United States has extended food and health aid totaling $169m, the U.S. government’s humanitarian relief agency, USAID, has announced. The bulk of the funds will go to Ethiopia... Read more »

Ethiopia: Thousands hit by outbreak of acute watery diarrhoea during worst drought for decades

Patients with acute watery diarrhoea admitted to the Kebridehar town treatment centre, Somali region, Ethiopia An important outbreak of acute watery diarrhoea is sweeping through Doolo zone, in Ethiopia’s... Read more »

UNICEF Ethiopia Humanitarian Situation Report #11 – Reporting Period December 2016 – ReliefWeb

Highlights: In December 2016, UNICEF has deployed 60 water trucks in Oromia Region to benefit an estimated 120,000 people with access to safe water.UNICEF has also dispatched US$650,000 worth... Read more »

UNICEF Ethiopia Humanitarian Situation Report #11 – Reporting Period December 2016 – ReliefWeb

Highlights: In December 2016, UNICEF has deployed 60 water trucks in Oromia Region to benefit an estimated 120,000 people with access to safe water.UNICEF has also dispatched US$650,000 worth... Read more »

In drought-stricken Ethiopia, stopping measles in its tracks – Unicef – UNICEF (press release)

In drought-stricken Ethiopia, stopping measles in its tracks © UNICEF Ethiopia/2016/Balasundaram A boy holds up his shirt sleeve as he... Read more »

In drought-stricken Ethiopia, stopping measles in its tracks – UNICEF (press release)

In drought-stricken Ethiopia, stopping measles in its tracks © UNICEF Ethiopia/2016/Balasundaram A boy holds up his shirt sleeve as he... Read more »