World Vision responds to the needs of internally displaced people in Oromia region

World Vision responds to the needs of internally displaced people in Oromia region

Mr. Edward Brown, the national director of World Vision Ethiopia paid a visit to Hararghe and Dire Dawa city administration from 27-29 December 2017 to see internally displaced people from Somali region.

Following the visit, World Vision allocated 100, 000 USD in addition to 20% budget from WVE national emergency preparedness response fund previously allocated so as to respond to the needs of the people and rebuild their lives. Prior to this response, World Vision staffs in Haraghe have contributed over 39,000 birr from their pocket.

From August 2017 to date more than 600, 000 people are displaced following the conflict in Somali region.