Oxfam Emergencies Report August-September 1996

Report
from Oxfam
Published on 10 Sep 1996
The Oxfam Emergencies Report gives an overview of Oxfam's recent emergency work around the world, for use in communications work. For further information on any of the emergencies outlined below, email Supporter Services on Oxfam@oxfam.org.uk or phone +44 1865 313600.
Africa

Ethiopia

There has been flooding along the Baro River around Gambella on the Sudanese border. Oxfam has a proposal for the provision of shelter material to those affected.

The Awash river has also flooded below the Koha dam. Oxfam has made an assessment of the situation and has offered assistance to the government.