CERF-funded Project

Ethiopia

Protection monitoring and assistance for Internally Displaced Population in selected regions (20-RR-HCR-032)

Project overview

The main objective of this UNHCR project is to ensure protection of people affected by the conflict in Tigray region, as well as neighboring Amhara and Afar. With this CERF grant, UNHCR provides protection monitoring and monitoring of instances of gender-based violence,, referrals and psychosocial support, along with material support such as orthopedic and walking aids, basic pediatric and physiotherapy items, equipping physiotherapy treatment centres for people in needs. The project targets 3,200 people directly (including 100 girls, 1,632 women and 100 persons with disabilities) but many more indirectly as part of the monitoring and awareness raising activities.