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
- UNICEF Ethiopia Humanitarian Situation Report #8 – Reporting Period: August 2018
- ‘Wind of hope’ blowing through Horn of Africa says UN chief, as Ethiopia and Eritrea sign historic peace accord
- Ethiopia Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 63 | 3 - 16 September 2018
- Ethiopia - New episode of ethnic violence (DG ECHO, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 19 September 2018)
- Briefing note: Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework (CRRF) Ethiopia (August 2018)
Bringing TB diagnosis and treatment into Djibouti's refugee camps to ensure no one is left behind
Djibouti hosts more than 27,000 refugees from neighbouring countries, equivalent to roughly 3% of its population. With one of the highest densities of refugees in the world, crowded camps create a fertile breeding ground for the transmission of tuberculosis (TB).
Nairobi, 11 February 2009 - "The magnitude, complexity and urgency of the humanitarian situation in the Horn of Africa-and the underlying structural causes-oblige actors across the humanitarian and development spectrum to move away from a 'business as usual' model towards a different business model.
This meeting has highlighted three elements of the current crisis: Conflict and insecurity, drought and food insecurity and a socio-economic crisis.
An estimated 19.8 million people continue to be in need of emergency assistance in the Horn of Africa. The requirements—primarily food—for 2009 amounts to almost US$ 2 billion, according to UN consolidated and joint humanitarian appeals.
The humanitarian situation remains critical in parts of Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya. High or extreme food insecurity remains a concern in lowland pastoral and agro-pastoral areas of central and southern Somalia, Djibouti, southeastern Ethiopia, most northern districts of Kenya and the Karamoja region of Uganda.
April 1998 Consolidated UN report prepared by the Information Section of the UNDP Emergencies Unit for Ethiopia from information and reports provided by specialised UN agencies, media sources, the Government and NGOs.
UN Secretary General Kofi Annan visits Ethiopia to inaugurate the new UN Conference Centre in Addis Ababa and present a key note speech at an international conference on "African Women and Economic Development";