OCHA Eastern Africa

East Africa

Highlights 2012

  • In Kenya, OCHA Eastern Africa (EA) supported preparedness efforts ahead of the 2013 general elections.
  • OCHA EA supported the integration of the IASC Horn of Africa Plan of Action into the Ending Drought Emergencies programme of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), aimed at resilience.
  • OCHA EA led regional consultations on cross-border implications of the Somalia and Great Lakes crises.
Ifo 3, an extension to the world's largest refugee camp complex in Dadaab, Kenya. © IOM/Brendan Bannon