WFP Ethiopia Drought Emergency Situation Report #5, July-August 2017 – Ethiopia

Highlights More than 8.5 million people now need food assistance in Ethiopia following back-to-back droughts. WFP is targeting 5.5 million people in Ethiopia with emergency food and cash assistance,... Read more »

Op-Ed: The Humanitarian Situation in Ethiopia

And yet as we saw firsthand, Ethiopia’s much celebrated development progress could be at risk in the wake of these successive droughts. Over the last 20 years, the Government... Read more »

WFP Ethiopia Country Brief, October 2016 – Ethiopia | ReliefWeb – ReliefWeb

Food distributions under the relief operation (PRRO 200712) in October are almost complete. Food dispatches and deliveries for November are ongoing. WFP has increased the number of people receiving... Read more »

Saudi Arabia Supports WFP Operations In Syria, Palestine & Ethiopia – ReliefWeb

RIYADH – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a US$12 million contribution from the King Salman for Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) of the Kingdom... Read more »

Saudi Arabia Supports WFP Operations In Syria, Palestine … – ReliefWeb

RIYADH – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a US$12 million contribution from the King Salman for Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) of the Kingdom... Read more »

How Being Energy Efficient in Ethiopia Is Helping the Environment

WFP Is expanding Its safe stove initiative in Ethiopia by distributing 24,000 additional safe, fuel-efficient stoves in the Ahmara region. The project, which began five years ago thanks to... Read more »

WFP Launches Cross-Border Aid to South Sudanese From Ethiopia

Addis Ababa — The United Nations’ World Food Program (WFP) has launched a cross-border operation to supply food to tens of thousands of South Sudanese affected by the conflict... Read more »

Ethiopia Faces Increased Hunger After Late Rains Damaged Crops

Bloomberg: Ethiopia faces more hunger after late rains caused crop damage in the south, the United Nations said. The harvest is “below normal to near total failure,” the UN’s... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Emergency Food Reserve Near Zero: WFP

The head of the U.N. World Food Program (WFP) in Ethiopia says the country’s emergency food stocks are almost completely exhausted, with drought conditions expected to worsen before they... Read more »

ETHIOPIA: Floods pose new threat to food security

ADDIS ABABA,  (IRIN) – While the ongoing drought has seriously undermined the food security of up to 4.5 million people in Ethiopia, a threat posed by expected flooding during... Read more »