Ethiopia - Tigray Region Humanitarian Update

Situation Report
Emergency Response

Funding Update

On 6 May, the UN announced the release ofUS$65 million for the humanitarian response in Ethiopia, including $40 million to the aid operations in Tigray, where it will fund emergency shelter, clean water, health care, work to prevent and respond to cases of sexual and gender-based violence, and emergency telecommunications to support the humanitarian response. The funds are allocated from OCHA-managed Ethiopia Humanitarian Fund ($25 million) and the Central Emergency Response Fund ($15 million).