Following the current skirmishes in Moyale the cabinet of the Marsabit County under leadership of the county Governor initiated the assessment to be done with other humanitarian organisation. The meeting was convened on 13th of December which deliberated on the assessment for the Moyale to be conducted due to current skirmishes. The task force was formed from the county level. The task force combined with the team from the Moyale Sub County to do the joint assessment. The team from the Marsabit was able to have a meeting with the team from Moyale on 14th /12/2013 and received briefs and then the TOR was made and the team for the assessment constituted. It involved three minsters form the county cabinet (minister for trade and enterprise development, minster for coordination and administration, and minister for water, environment and natural resources), the ministry of Health, National Drought Management Authority (NDMA) , Kenya Red Cross Society,SND, World Vision Kenya, Concern Worldwide, Care Kenya .