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Ethiopia Weekly Humanitarian Bulletin, 20 April 2015

Situation Report
Originally published


Key Issues:

  • IOM assisted the return of nearly 170 Ethiopians from Yemen. IOM evacuated nearly 300 people from more than 20 countries through the humanitarian bridge to Khartoum. Direct flights from Sanaa to Ethiopia are also expected to begin in the coming days.

  • The Government allocated resources to procure 5000MT of maize to cover shortfalls in the first round relief food ration.

  • In support of the communities affected by the delayed rains in Borena zone, the HRF supported five projects (nutrition, WaSH, and livelihood sectors) at a cost of US$1.6 million.

  • Eritrean continued to be the largest group of new arrivals during March. Ethiopia hosts nearly 683,000 refugees.

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