Failed spring/belg rains increased food insecurity and malnutrition, wreaking havoc on planting and livestock production across the country. This was quickly followed by the arrival of El Niño weather conditions in June that affected rainfall patterns of the summer/kiremt rains that provides much of the country’s agriculture harvest and potable water. This combination will result in a slow-onset emergency in Ethiopia.
|Ethiopia HRD Amendment letter, 13 October 2015|
- WFP (Ethiopia) Special Operation SO 200711
- Press Release of US Embassy Seed Grant Leveraged Efforts by Cornell and Jimma Universities
- South Sudan Situation: Regional overview of population of concern | 14 October 2015
- Ethiopia: Prioritization of Emergency Relief Beneficiary Woredas (as of August 2015)