UN seeks over $25 to support internally displaced civilians in Ethiopia


The United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) is looking to raise $25.5 million as part of its rapid response plan to support people displaced in Ethiopia due to inter-ethnic violence.

The fund will seek to address the health, nutrition, agriculture, education, and security needs of the displaced persons. The OCHA’s relief effort will focus on the Benishangul and the Oromia region. Thousands of people are estimated to have been displaced in Ethiopia since September last year. […] CONTINUE READING