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Ethiopia: Multi-Agency Flood Rapid Assessment Report - East Hararghe Zone, Oromia Region, 29 SEPT 2020

Subject/Objective: 

Following the heavy rains received in highland woredas of East Hararghe zone during the months of July and August,13 woredas were affected by flash flood, land slide and Hailstorms.Reportedly,the incident affected huge number of population including loss of life and properties which triggered this rapid assessment to identify the depth and magnitude of the impact ,identify priority needs and make recommendations.

Methodology: 

The assessment team was divided into 4 and each team visited three woredas in three days starting from 23-25. The flood rapid need assessment was then conducted using a mix of primary and secondary data sources. Accordingly;

Assessment Questionnaire: 
Not Available
Assessment Data: 
Not Available
Operations(s)/Webspace(s): 
Assessment Date(s): 
23 Sep 2020 to 29 Sep 2020

Level of Representation

Governorate / State / Regional
Frequency: 
Other
Status: 
Report completed
Collection Method(s): 
Key Informant Interview
Focus group discussion
Observation
Field Interview
Mixed
Population Type(s): 
All affected population
Other
Leading/Coordinating Organization(s): 
Government of Ethiopia - Disaster Risk Management Food Security Sector
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Participating Organization(s): 
Action Africa Help-International
CARE International
GOAL
Government of Ethiopia - Oromia Disaster Prevention and Preparedness Commission
Government of Ethiopia - Oromia Water, Mineral and Energy Bureau
Government of Ethiopia - Regional Government of Oromia Bureau of Agriculture
Hararghe Catholic Secretariat
International Medical Corps
International Organization for Migration
Lutheran World Federation
United Nations Children's Fund
World Food Programme
World Health Organization
World Vision International
ZOA International
Location(s): 
Goro Gutu
East Harerge
Malka Balo
Kurfa Chele
Bedeno
Girawa
Meta
Kersa
Jarso
Kombolcha
Haro Maya
Other location: 
Goro Muxi Woreda
Theme(s): 
Multi-Cluster Initial Rapid Assessment
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Ethiopia: Floods - Apr 2020