WFP's SAFE Initiative in Ethiopia

Posted by: SAFE Administrator

Modified date: 10/18/2017

WFP's SAFE Initiative in Ethiopia


Technology field of reference: cooking

Relevant sectors: Nutrition , Environment , Livelihoods

Population type: refugees

Category of funders: Not Available

Project Description

1. Jijiga Camps of Somali Refugees: The project mainly focused on livelihood and environmental rehabilitation of refugees and host community areas with main emphasis of tree planting on protected areas, income generating activities such as bee keeping and animal fattening. 2. Bambasi and Sherkole Camps of Sudanese Refugees: Similar efforts for IGAs in Bambasi refugee camp had been initiated in partnership with an INGO, Lutheran World Federation, where poultry, vegetable production and milling facilities established for income generation by selected women refugee members. In Sherkole camp, two types of fuel efficient stoves distributed to refugees (Mirt for enjera baking and Rocket type for cooking stews and other types of food) in early 2013.


Starting and ending date

From 01/01/2012 to 07/12/2014

Number of beneficiaries reached through energy related activites or interventions


Names of implementing partners

WFP/Lutheran World Federation

Funding sources