Ethiopia running out of food aid money, magnifying regional threat

Food aid for millions of Ethiopians will run out by the end of June, according to the United Nations. The UN says if nothing is done, the country’s food crisis could expand... Read more »

Ethiopian Guide to Famine Prevention – Bloomberg – Bloomberg

For Mitiku Kassa, catastrophe is just part of the daily grind. As Ethiopia’s commissioner of disaster risk management, he has confronted droughts, floods, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and political upheaval. The trials of... Read more »

The Ethiopian Guide to Famine Prevention – Bloomberg

For Mitiku Kassa, catastrophe is just part of the daily grind. As Ethiopia’s commissioner of disaster risk management, he has confronted droughts, floods, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and political upheaval. The trials of... Read more »

Stranded – Ethiopia's struggle to feed the needy – Deutsche Welle

Humanitarian agencies and Ethiopian authorities, struggling to deliver emergency food aid to 10 million people affected, are not only up against (the adverse weather phenomenon) El Nino. Equally challenging are the logistics... Read more »

Family of British man on death row in Ethiopia hit out at government – ITV News

The partner of a British man facing a death sentence in Ethiopia has accused the UK government of ignoring his plight. Officials from the Foreign Office are visiting the Ethiopian capital Addis... Read more »

Ethiopia’s S. Sudan Refugees Beyond Capacity

GAMBELLA— Available resources for South Sudan refugees in Ethiopia are under pressure as the warring parties continue to be deadlocked in flailing peace talks. More refugees are expected in the coming months... Read more »
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Illegal Ethiopian Capital Flight Skyrocketed in 2009 to US$3.26 Billion [ Full Report ]

African Nation Lost US$11.7 Billion in Illegal Capital Flight from 2000 through 2009, Writes GFI Economist WASHINGTON, DC – Corruption, kickbacks and bribery are on the rise in Ethiopia, according to a... Read more »

Revealed: Ethiopian Government ‘using aid as weapon of oppression’ BBC

A joint undercover investigation by BBC Newsnight and the Bureau of Investigative Journalism has uncovered evidence that the Ethiopian government is using billions of dollars of development aid as a tool for... Read more »