In Ethiopia today more than 34,000
children are malnourished! Its said that more than 4.9 million people will need humanitarian assistance int he next 6 months. The food challenges are to continue in 2009. Donors in different countries around the world helped with $454.3 million for food and non food aid. $389.3 million was needed for 450,611MT of food. Ethiopia also needed $26.2 million for a food program that gave food to malnourished children and malnourished pregnant woman. The assistance should be completed by June 2009.