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Droughts -- Danakil (Region)

View Resource Afar Pastoralists Face Consequences of Poor Rains: Rapid Assessment Mission: 19 - 24 April 2000

Posted earlier this month, this report from the UN-Emergencies Unit for Ethiopia focuses on the current and possible future consequences of recent drought-like conditions in the Afar region in Northeastern Ethiopia. The report examines the current conditions, exacerbated by disease and displacement of individuals as a result of the war with neighboring Eritrea, and makes some recommendations for...