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Emergency Aid Drought for Vulnerable People (Ethiopia)


Titre : Emergency Aid Drought for Vulnerable People (Ethiopia)

Région/Pays : Ethiopie

Code : Project ID 105180

Durée : Project period 01-04-2011 to 30-09-2011

Helping pastoralists to endure severe drought Drought in Ethiopia causes severe food and water crisis, exposing communities to famine, diseases and general unrest. Water shortages generate conflicts among the population, who face adversities to sustain their crops and livestock. To help families to respond to extreme drought Cordaid facilitates distributes food, veterinary services and implements cash for work programs.

The main goal of the project is to make water accessible through the setup of a cash work program, to support the building and maintenance of community water facilities. Also, veterinary services will be provided to ensure the healthy growth of herder’s livestock, which is the main source for food and nutrients for impoverished families in the region. Additionally, capacitating and trainings to local nomadic farmers and herders will be arranged to guarantee the long term benefits of the project.

* Livestock veterinary services
* Improve access to water for vulnerable families
* Provide cash for work to households to improve water facilities

Mise en œuvre : ACORD ; Action For Development ; Cordaid DRM Program ; SOS SAHEL

Financement : Cordaid ; Cordaid Mensen in Nood ; European Union

Total budget : € 500,000
Funding through Cordaid : € 500,000

Présentation : AKVORSR

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