Refugees in the Horn of Africa: Somali Displacement Crisis
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Ethiopia

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35,200 Individuals
Registered Somali Refugee Population
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Population

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Registered Somali Refugee Population

244,995


Households*

49,491


* Household data may be unavailable for some locations
Last Updated 31 Jul 2014

Demography
Male (47%) Age (53%) Female
9% 0 - 4 9%
17% 5 - 11 17%
8% 12 - 17 7%
11% 18 - 59 19%
1% 60 + 1%

  Registered Somali Refugee Population

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  Breakdown by Region

Region Current Total     Registered Arrivals in 2014    
204,046
42,948
Individuals
Households
83.3 % 3,142
851
Individuals
Households
1.3 %
40,060
6,543
Individuals
Households
16.4 % n/a
n/a
Individuals
Households
0 %
889
n/a
Individuals
Households
0.4 % n/a
n/a
Individuals
Households
0 %

  Breakdown by Country of Origin

Country of Origin Current Total     Registered Arrivals in 2014    
244,995
49,491
Individuals
Households
100 % 3,142
851
Individuals
Households
1.3 %

   Latest Documents

Report Date: 31/07/2014
Description
Dollo Ado Population end of Month Statistical Report
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Report Date: 30/06/2014
Description
Dollo Ado Population end of Month Statistical Report
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Report Date: 31/05/2014
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Dollo Ado Population end of Month Statistical Report
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Report Date: 30/04/2014
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Dollo Ado Population end of Month Statistical Report
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  Upcoming Events


Tuesday, 2nd September 2014

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

WASH community coordination, woreda office Dollo Ado

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Task Force Meeting

3:00 PM - 4:00 AM

WASH Working Group - UNHCR Addis



Wednesday, 3rd September 2014

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Dollo Ado - Inter-Agency Security Coordination Meeting
Location: UNHCR Dollo Ado
Description: BI-WEEKLY - Please note: meeting times/dates may vary at times. If not a regular attendee, kindly confirm next meeting with the Chair.
Chaired By: UNDSS
Contact: Dietmar Fink, UNDSS (dietmar.fink@undp.org)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Inter-agency coordination meeting - UNHCR Dollo Ado

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Core Relief Item Working Group - UNHCR Addis


3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Dollo Ado - Area Security Management Team (ASMT) Meeting - UN agencies only
Location: UNHCR Dollo Ado
Description: WEEKLY
Chaired By: Dietmar Fink, UNDSS
Contact: Dietmar Fink, UNDSS (dietmar.fink@undp.org)


Thursday, 4th September 2014

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

WASH Group
Location: UNHCR small conference room



  Highlights

Start of the holy month of Ramadan sees dramatic decrease in new Somali arrivals to Ethiopia's Dollo Ado.
01 Aug 2012
New arrivals continued to arrive in Dollo Ado in large numbers. The daily arrival average for the second half of May was 141 individuals.
04 Jun 2012
A total of 948 new arrivals was received at the Dollo Ado Reception Centre between 21-25 May - mainly from Bay Bakol and Gedo region.
28 May 2012
A total of 600 new arrivals was received at the Dollo Ado Reception Centre during the last week. However in the last 2 days the average was of 174 per day.
22 May 2012
Construction of Transitional Shelters in all camps are ongoing.
22 May 2012

  News

Poles pop up in Dollo Ado camps!
UNHCR, 10 Sep 2013
UNHCR’s partner AHADA are busy installing 310 solar powered street lights thanks to funding from the IKEA Foundation and ECHO. CEO of the IKEA Foundation, Mr Per Heggenes checked out the lights on a recent visit to the camp. The lights are already reportedly creating a greater sense of safety and ...
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Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia get new camp in north of country
UNHCR, 13 Jun 2013
HITSATS, Ethiopia, June 13 (UNHCR) – The UN refugee agency has opened a new camp in northern Ethiopia to house the increasing number of Eritrean refugees entering the country. A total 776 Eritrean refugees have already been transferred to Hitsats Camp, which can house up to 20,000 refugees. "Th...
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Somalia: A Famine Crisis One Year On - Lives Saved and Lessons Learned
AllAfrica.com, 01 Aug 2012
Dollo Ado — A year after the onset of the Somalia famine, Aden Yusef Kabey can laugh at the pain he endured. He has regained the body weight he lost over the past year. He can walk, eat and sleep. "I've come back from the dead," says the 22-year-old. "Now I want to have a future and take full a...
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Panoramic Photos, Dollo Ado refugee camp
http://bavaria360.de, 09 Jul 2012
Photographer Juergen Schrader recently took these panoramic, 360 degree shots in Dollo Ado's Melkadida camp, which is home to approximately 40,000 Somali refugees: http://bavaria360.de/melkadida/melkadida.html Patients line up to avail of German NGO Humedica's medical services in a camp health p...
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Geldof: G8 leaders not as rich, but must still help Africa
ITV, 15 May 2012
After spending the last five days with Bob Geldof, I feel that I know his opinion about everything. His forceful rhetoric - delivered at one hundred miles per an hour and sprinkled with a selection of profanities - is what first helped to make the famine in Ethiopia a global issue during the 1980...
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  Who's Doing What Where?

  Partners
Camp Management
ARRA
Child Protection
IRC
SC US
UNICEF
Community Services
JRS
Core Relief Items (CRIs)
ARRA
UNHCR
ZOA
Education
ARRA
DICAC
IRC
JRS
LWF
NRC
SC
UNHCR
UNICEF
WVI
Environment
ARRA
DRC
Gaia Association
LWF
PAPDA
PWO
SeE
UNHCR
WVI
ZOA
Food
ARRA
JRS
RaDO
SC US
UNHCR
WFP
Gender-Based Violence
IMC
IRC
Health
ARRA
Humedica
IMC
IOM
IRC
Merlin
PAPDA
RaDO
UNFPA
UNHCR
UNICEF
WHO
Livelihood
ARRA
DICAC
DRC
IRC
JRS
LWF
MCDO
NRC
PAPDA
PWO
SC
SeE
UNHCR
WVI
ZOA
Logistics
AHADA
ARRA
IOM
THW
UNHCR
Nutrition
ACF
ARRA
GOAL
IMC
MSF-H
SC
SC US
UNICEF
Protection
ARRA
DRC
ERC
HelpAge
IMC
IOM
IRC
MCDO
PAPDA
PWO
RaDO
SC
SC US
UNHCR
UNICEF
Registration
ARRA
UNHCR
Shelter
AHA
AHADA
ARRA
DICAC
DRC
IOM
IRD
LWF
NRC
Oxfam-GB
UNHCR
Transportation
IOM
Water & Sanitation
ARRA
DRC
IMC
IRC
JICA
JWCO
KWD
LWF
MCDO
NRC
UNHCR
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WVI