Ethiopia

Situation Report

Cluster Status

Nutrition

Needs

  • Provision of nutrition treatment to more than 1.2 million children with severe acute malnutrition (SAM) and 5.4 million children and pregnant and lactating women (PLW) with moderate acute malnutrition (MAM) across the country.

Response

  • Between January and June, 324,312 children under five received treatment for severe acute malnutrition across the county

  • 1,176,026 children under five were treated for moderate acute malnutrition across the country during the same period, while 767,177 undernourished pregnant and lactating women were assisted with supplements to improve their dietary intake.

Gaps

  • Lack of nutrition supplies for SAM and MAM treatment and lack of/dysfunctional health facilities impacting response at scale.

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