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  • All-time lowest food distribution in Tigray as stock and fuel almost entirely exhausted reaching only about 10,000 people between 6-12 January.
  • More than 578,000 people reached with food assistance under two food distribution rounds in Amhara during the reporting week.
  • About 377,000 people or about 71 per cent of the 534,000 targeted population, reached with food assistance under the current food distribution in Afar, as of 16 January.
  • More than 145,000 children received measles vaccination in Tigray so far, but the campaign faces challenges including lack of fuel, cash, and cold chain capacity.
  • An estimated hundreds of thousands of internally displaced persons have returned to their places of origin in Amhara.
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  • People in Need

    25,900,000 22% increase since 1 Dec 2020

  • People Targeted for Assistance

    22,300,000 51% increase since 31 Oct 2021

  • Children in Need of Treatment for Severe Acute Malnutrition

    687,000 24% increase since 28 Jan 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    14,000,000 20% increase since 14 Dec 2020

    Source: UNICEF
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC phase 3+)

    8,609,537 1% increase since 9 Sep 2020

    Source: IPC
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC phase 3+) in Tigray, Afar & Amhara


    Source: IPC

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