Somalia - Factsheet
For decades, Somalia has suffered from extreme weather such as droughts,
and conflict. As a result, nearly five million people are in need of
humanitarian assistance, including the 2.6 million internally displaced
Somalis, and 1.5 million need emergency food assistance.
- The EU has provided humanitarian assistance in Somalia since 1994. In
2018, the EU allocated EUR 89 million to help those most in need.
- Cash transfers have proven to be an effective way for EU partners to
provide humanitarian assistance.