Marie Michael Library

Title

Vulnerable livelihoods in Somali Region, Ethiopia

Author

Devereux, Stephen

Description

The report explores the causes and consequences of livelihood vulnerability in Somali Region, Ethiopia. People in this region have suffered a series of livelihood setbacks, some due to natural causes, others political. As a result, questions are being asked about the sustainability of pastoralism as a livelihood system. This study attempts to gather information and give voice to the people of Somali Region, and to present this evidence to policy-makers as an input to their strategising and decision-making.

File No

IDS-RR57

Agency

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Date

April, 2006

Pages

196