UNICEF Ethiopia Humanitarian Situation Report April 2021

April 2021

Highlights

  • In April, 78,573 new medical consultations were conducted in Afar, Somali and Tigray regions through the 79 UNICEF- supported Mobile Health and Nutrition Teams (MHNTs), 38,758 of these in Tigray through the 30 active MHNTs.
  • In the past three months, UNICEF reached 1,583,723 people throughout Ethiopia with safe water for drinking, cooking, and personal hygiene through the rehabilitation of non-functional water systems, water treatment, and water trucking; 641,976 of these were in Tigray.
  • Since the beginning of the Tigray crisis, UNICEF has delivered 1,282 metric tons of multi-sectoral supplies to nine partners (including regional bureaus) valued at US$ 3.2 million.
  • In February, UNICEF supported the treatment of 34,883 under 5 children with Severe Acutely Malnourished (SAM) in Ethiopia, 48 per cent in Oromia, 26.7 per cent in Somali, and 4.3 per cent in Tigray.
UNICEF Ethiopia Humanitarian Situation Report April 2021
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