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Ethiopia: Humanitarian Needs Overview - Executive Summary

HUMANITARIAN NEEDS & KEY FIGURES

In 2018, Ethiopia faced a significant spike in conflict-induced displacement. Even though drought-related relief food needs have decreased due to the overall good seasonal rains received during the year; the relief food requirement is still significantly high due to new needs resulting from increasing conflictinduced displacement and IDP returnees. Many communities affected by drought in recent years have also yet to recover and, having exhausted their coping capacity, they still remain highly vulnerable to shocks. In total, 8.86 million people require humanitarian and protection assistance in 2019. (Read more . . .)

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Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
National Disaster Reduction Management Commission
Original Publication Date: 
07 Mar 2019
Document type: 
Humanitarian Needs Overview
Location(s): 
Ethiopia