Appeals & Response Plans
- Tropical Cyclone Sagar - May 2018
- Ethiopia: Floods and Landslides - Apr 2018
- Ethiopia: Floods - Aug 2017
- Ethiopia: Measles Outbreak - May 2017
- East Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Mar 2017
- Ethiopia: Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) Outbreak - May 2016
- Ethiopia: Floods - Apr 2016
- Ethiopia: Floods - Oct 2015
- Ethiopia: Drought - 2015-2018
- Ethiopia: Floods - Oct 2014
Most read reports
- In southern Ethiopia, herders join forces to revive rangelands
- 700,000 people flee conflict to seek safety in Somali region of Ethiopia
- Ethiopia Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 68 | 11 - 25 November 2018
- Ethiopia, WB Sign 100 Mln USD Loan Agreement
- Ethiopia: Displacement and Food Security, 28 November 2018
TORONTO / December 16, 2003 - The Canadian Catholic Organization For DEVELOPMENT AND PEACE (CCODP) is sending $530,000 to three countries in the Horn of Africa to help alleviate suffering and promote long-term development.
DJIBOUTI, 29 October (IRIN) - During a tour of the Horn of Africa region, IRIN was granted an interview with Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh. He discussed the internal situation in his country, regional issues and the Somali peace process. Here are the main points of the interview:
Amb. D. Shinn cites Sudan and Kenya as showing potential of peace in region
NAIROBI, 10 October (IRIN) - Thousands of would-be refugees are languishing at a transit centre, some 100 km southwest of Djibouti town, after being given a deadline by the government earlier this year to leave the country.
On 29 and 30 September, the Red Crescent Society of Djibouti and the ICRC carried out a one-off distribution of emergency relief supplies for some 9,000 people stranded at the Aour-Aoussa refugee camp about 100 kilometres south-west of the city of Djibouti. The camp was originally designed to house no more than 3,000 people.
African Security Review Vol 12 No 3, 2003
JOHN G NYUOTYOH
ADDIS ABABA, 9 September (IRIN) - Ethiopia's government has been providing transport and food rations for thousands of illegal immigrants ordered to leave Djibouti by 15 September, the Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs told IRIN on Friday.
Paris, le 3 septembre 2003 - Les 26, 27, 28 août 2003 un nombre impressionnant de véhicules quittait la capitale de Djibouti vers les pays limitrophes. A leurs bords, plusieurs milliers de soi-disant « rapatriés volontaires », majoritairement Somaliens et Ethiopiens, fuyaient le pays.
Item 41 (b) of the provisional agenda*
Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance: special economic assistance to individual countries or regions
Report of the Secretary-General**
(This column by Frank Wolf, Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Virginia, was first published May 11 in the Washington Post. The column is in the public domain. No republication restrictions.)
When Will People Pay Attention?
By Frank Wolf
Another international crisis is quietly escalating in the world today. But it doesn't involve weapons of mass destruction, despotic leaders, nuclear arms or even terrorism.
Prepared by OCHA Regional Support Office - CEA Nairobi
Effective national and international policies, anchored in an action plan adopted in 2001 in Brussels, could help meet the challenge of eradicating the hunger and poverty faced by more than 600 million people in the world's least developed countries (LDCs), a United Nations envoy has said.
Widespread drought has withered crops from Ethiopia to southern Africa. Nearly 38 million Africans will require outside food donations by early in 2003--or they will face starvation. Donating countries have promised less than half of what is needed to prevent widespread famine.