1st #UNHCR convoy since August arrived in Mekelle, #Tigray, carrying life-saving humanitarian aid including medicines & shelter kits to treat the sick & repair destroyed homes.
More is on the way as UNHCR scales up delivery of protection & solutions in #NorthernEthiopia. https://t.co/Roo0KXXDyL
With improved humanitarian access, we are ready to further scale up delivery of protection services & support solutions in Northern Ethiopia, says @mamadou_dbalde, UNHCR Representative in #Ethiopia.
Find out more on this interview with @EthiopianNewsA 👉https://t.co/BQvPvw8UkK
With thanks to @Ulkoministerio, UNHCR has been able to provide critical humanitarian assistance to vulnerable refugees and IDPs in Ethiopia, including through the provision of shelter, water, nutrition and education. https://t.co/unGIe8faZW
Thank you EU Humanitarian Aid @eu_echo @ECHO_CESAfrica @GerEmbAddis @Team Europe for visiting #Alemwach refugee site.
The delegation met with the refugee committee, refugee women, @RRSEthiopia, partners & UNHCR staff. Protection, health & inclusion were the main focus of the day https://t.co/6E6wZbyj3m
UNHCR through @RRSEthiopia donated medicines & medical supplies to Health institutions in Dabat, #Amhara, to meet pressing needs of over 18K Eritrean #refugees & hosts.
"We are grateful, as we can now better treat refugees, IDPs & local communities," a local health official said. https://t.co/d5QVawSpAc
UNHCR is distributing relief items to 50,000 people who are severely affected by the flooding. Items being distributed include sleeping mats, blankets, solar lamps, soaps, mosquito nets & kitchen sets. https://t.co/d0Yn4HqAp6
"We left our home in the middle of night when floods destroyed everything we had”, Nyaguk Duoth, mother of 8, shared her horrible experience with UNHCR’s @SShimozawa & @mamadou_dbalde. The officials visited #Gambella to show solidarity with thousands of flood victims.#COP27
The worst drought in 40 yrs in Horn of Africa is a stark reminder of the devastating impact of the global climate crisis.
UNHCR appeals for US$ 42.6M to assist 1.5 M people in the region, incl. $22M for Ethiopia to assist affected communities. #COP27 :https://t.co/iAqyVz0Hvdhttps://t.co/o3PZSDzTtR
UNHCR is distributing relief items to 50k most vulnerable people in Gambella, impacted by flooding. Items include:
Sleeping mats & blankets 🛏️
Solar lamps 💡
Mosquito nets 🦟
Jerrycans 💧& Buckets 🪣
More resources needed to support more people. https://t.co/E9pvQxfOnP