Ethiopia

Ethiopia: Fortnight Bulletin - Disaster Prevention and Preparedness Agency Vol.14 No.10 - 31 Dec 2007

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IN THIS ISSUE

- DPPA and Organizations under its Umbrella Celebrated the Millennium

- Nutrition Assessment Conducted in Regions and Refugee Camps

- Major Disasters and Responses

- STOCK STATUS OF EFSRA AND LOAN REPAYMENT SCHEDULE (MT)

Over 162,000 Quintals of Food Aid Dispatched to Somali Region

A total of 162,075.84 quintals of food aid was dispatched to assist the needy in Somali Region during the month of December. According to a report from Logistics Administration and Transport Co-ordination Department, out of a total of 232,582 quintals of food allocated for the region, 162,075.84 had already been transported from Dire Dawa Central warehouse of the DPPA to be distributed among the needy.

The food aid had been sent to Degehabour, Fik, Gode, Korahe and warder zones of Somali Region. The food consisted of grain, pulses, CSB and vegetable oil. Out of the total food aid dispatched to the region, Degehabour has received 48,716.23 qt of food ; Fik 20,135.36 qt, Gode 27,266.59 qt, Korahe 31,141.96 qt and Warder34,815.70 qt of food.