Ethiopia Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin, 21 October 2013

Key Events

  • Since the outbreak in early September, 450 suspected measles cases and eight deaths were reported from Wolayita zone of SNNPR, the majority from Kindodidaye woreda. Vaccination is on-going to curb the spread of the disease.

  • Nearly 10,000 conflict and flood-affected households in East Hararge and Borena zones (Oromia) and Fafan and Nogob zones (Somali) require NFI assistance. Humanitarian partners are discussing ways to cover the response gap.

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