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UK aid from the British people

Country FlagEthiopia

Results reported between 2011/12 - 2015/16

Wealth Creation

  • Number of people with access to financial services as a result of DFID support8,000

Poverty, Vulnerability, Nutrition and Hunger

  • Number of people benefiting from DFID-supported cash transfer programmes1,250,000
  • Number of children under five and pregnant women reached through DFID's nutrition-relevant programmes4,180,000
  • Number of people achieving food security through DFID support440,000


  • Number of children supported by DFID in primary and lower secondary education2,760,000
  • Number of children completing primary education supported by DFID530,000

Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

  • Number of unique people reached with one or more water, sanitation or hygiene promotion intervention4,910,000
  • Number of people with sustainable access to clean drinking water sources through DFID support1,810,000
  • Number of people with sustainable access to an improved sanitation facility through DFID support2,660,000
  • Number of people with access to improved hygiene through DFID support to hygiene promotion3,670,000

Humanitarian and Emergency

  • Number of people reached with emergency food assistance through DFID support3,270,000

Governance and Security

  • Number of people supported to have choice and control over their own development and to hold decision makers to account4,130,000
  • Number of women and girls with improved access to security and justice services through DFID support200,000

Climate Change

  • Number of people supported by DFID funding to cope with the effects of climate change310,000


  • Number of insecticide treated bed-nets distributed with DFID support1,570,000
  • Number of births delivered with the help of nurses, midwives or doctors through DFID support940,000
  • Number of additional women using modern methods of family planning through DFID support530,000