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Responding to Humanitarian Crises and Enhancing Resilience to Food Insecurity

This operation has been modified as per Budget Revsion 6 (see below).

Ethiopia has a fast-growing economy but is one of  the world’s poorest countries: it ranks 157th of 169 countries on the 2010 human development index, with 23 million people living below the national poverty line.

WFP Offices
Country at a glance 2014
Planned Beneficiaries0
Beneficiary needs (mt)0
Beneficiary needs ($US)564,392,135
Donors - 2014 ($US)
Donors - Directed contributions
Multilateral contributionsUS$ 29,392,693
USA91,867,223
Ethiopia47,744,876
United Kingdom46,831,057
Saudi Arabia42,000,000
Canada22,721,763
UN CERF15,811,601
European Commission14,585,573
Japan4,200,000
UN Common Funds and Agencies (excl CERF)3,528,018
Switzerland2,435,240
Private Donors1,737,847
Norway1,403,300
Finland1,367,989
Ireland1,152,283
France1,075,505
Germany1,019,022
Threats to food security
  • Rainfall patterns (droughts and floods)
  • Land degradation (deforestation and soil erosion)
  • Population density
  • Infrastructure development
  • Insecurity and conflict
  • Poverty
  • Fall in world prices of cash crops