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EHF Annual Report (2017)

2017 IN REVIEW

HUMANITARIAN CONTEXT

Throughout 2017, the Government of Ethiopia and humani-tarian partners responded to the rapidly deteriorating hu-manitarian context mainly due to drought and conflict. The year began with 5.6 million people requiring relief food assis-tance as a result of the impact of the Indian Ocean Dipole-in-duced drought in southern and south-eastern Ethiopia. The 2017 Humanitarian Requirements Document (HRD)1 re-quested nearly $1 billion for multi-sector response to save lives and livelihoods. (Read more . . .)

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Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
07 Jun 2018
Document type: 
Annual Report
Location(s): 
Ethiopia