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Horn of Africa - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #3, Fiscal Year (FY) 2022

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SITUATION AT A GLANCE

21 MILLION: Population in Need of Food Assistance due to Drought in the Horn of Africa
UN – September 2022

24.1 MILLION: Population in Need of Humanitarian Assistance in the Horn of Africa
UN – September 2022

4.2 MILLION: Estimated Number of People Affected by Drought in Ethiopia
UN – September 2022

7.8 MILLION: Estimated Number of People Affected by Drought in Somalia
UN – September 2022

1.1 MILLION: Number of People Displaced Due to Drought in Somalia since January 2021
UN – September 2022

  • Populations in two districts of Somalia’s Bay Region are projected to face Famine between October and December if an urgent increase in assistance does not reach individuals most in need.

  • USAID Administrator Samantha Power announced an additional $151 million in funding for programs in Somalia on September 21. The USG emergency funding to Somalia now totals nearly $866 million in FY 2022.

  • Drought has affected 36.1 million people across Ethiopia, Kenya, and Somalia—an increase of 16.7 million people compared to UN estimates from July.