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Ethiopia: Food insecurity persists

3.5-million people are displaced and food insecurity threatens families, with about 20-million in need of food.

Disaster overview

Families are trapped in a cycle of dire food insecurity perpetuated by poor infrastructure and lack of resources. In addition, limited health and other services have contributed to an upsurge of diseases such as cholera, dengue, measles and malaria. Join us in assisting those most effected with the resources they need to break this cycle.

Konso, Alle and Omorate districts in Southern Ethiopia.

  • Provide access to water
  • Distribute hygiene items, and promote hygiene - especially at schools.
  • Increase food security and livelihoods for vulnerable households
  • Provide business training, agri training and technical support with assistance from Jinka University and the Agriculture Department
  • Provide farming equipment
  • Provide irrigation
  • Provide farming equipment and irrigation as well as technical support with assistance from Jinka
  • Repair and rebuild essential infrastructure at schools
  • Emergency kits for households
  • Water points and sanitation infrastructure
  • Water-harvesting systems and irrigation
  • Seeds and tools
  • Business training
  • Hygiene and sanitation training
  • Screening for malnutrition
  • Repairs to schools
  • Educational equipment for schools

Emergency in numbers

People provided access to safe water
25,000
Children to benefit
15,500
Hygiene kits to vulnerable households
2,200

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