Situational Overview of Dollow IDPs
There are two major IDPs in Dollow District
Kabasa and Qansaxley IDPs
In Kabasa there are 3500 HHs in total with the exception of Newly arrivals from either Ethiopian or Dadaab – Kenya.
Influx of returnees from neighbouring countries i.e. Ethiopia and Kenya made the situation worse since returnees came to Dollow in large numbers due to relative peace and calm.
Majority of the families eat one meal a day and rely on their youth to go and do different activities such shoe-shining, selling of firewood, casual labour (washing clothes for well off families) and begging