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02 Jun 2017 description
infographic Food Security Cluster

For the southern rainfall belt, already impacted by the IOD-induced drought, the poor spring rains are expected to result in a reclassification of some hotspot priority 2 to priority 1 woredas. This is partially due to reduced productivity of livestock due to limited water and fodder. The primary source of protein for vulnerable households in the lowland areas, livestock are critical for household food security and maintaining a healthy nutritional status. To provide animal health treatment and animal feeding support until the end of the year, humanitarian partners require US$54million.

02 Jun 2017 description
infographic Food Security Cluster

While the final HRD number will be officially confirmed after the upcoming belg assessment, there is a need for a projection of needs in the second half of the year. This number may increase following the outcome of belg assessment