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Table 1 Summary of flood induced risks in Dire Dawa city watershed since 2006

From: Flood risk analysis: causes and landscape based mitigation strategies in Dire Dawa city, Ethiopia

Village /city Human loss Livestock loss Property loss Remarks
Metokomia 2 Not stated Not stated 9027 People were displaced
Biftu Geda 5 11 10 ha crops
Dire Dawa city 339 Not stated 200 houses, roads and bridges
Ija Anani 2 21 178 ha crops
Harala Balina 4 27 80 ha crops and 40 Houses
Lazaret 22 900 Not stated
Shinile Not stated 200 3 houses
Total 374 1100 268 ha crops, 243 houses
  1. Source: Compiled from Dire Dawa city flood assessment unpublished report (2006–2016)