Disaster Risk Management and Food Security Sector of the Ministry of Agriculture

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Acronym: 
DRMFSS
Country: 
Ethiopia

DRMFSS is the department of the Ethiopian Government which is tasked with managing the national Early Warning Systems as well as coordinating Emergency Response in case of a drought or other shocks.

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LEAP is the Government of Ethiopia’s national food security early warning system. It provides estimates of the number of people who will be in need of food assistance due to drought, increasing the speed with which a humanitarian response can be triggered.