Ethiopia: Humanitarian Response Situation Report No.13 (as at 31 July 2017) – Ethiopia

A product of the Disaster Risk Management Technical Working Group (DRMTWG) This report has been prepared under the auspices of the Federal Disaster Risk Management Technical Working Group, co-chaired... Read more »

Reaching key populations to prevent the spread of disease in Ethiopia | WHO

In Ethiopia, thousands of pilgrims flock to holy water sites for spiritual cleansing and physical healing. People often drink the holy water and perform ceremonial cleansing for their bodies... Read more »

As Ethiopian Seeks to Head WHO, Outbreak at Home Raises Questions

WASHINGTON —  Ethiopia is battling an outbreak of acute watery diarrhea (AWD) that has affected more than 32,000 people. At the same time, Ethiopia’s former minister of health, Tedros... Read more »

Ethiopia Declares Another Diarrhea Outbreak

Ethiopia has declared an outbreak of acute watery diarrhea, also known as AWD, in the country’s Somali region, where people are already struggling to cope with a persistent drought.... Read more »

Ethiopia: “I feel like I have been given a second life by the doctors and nurses here.” – Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) International

Habatamu Abayneh arrived in Kebridehar recently and was supposed to start a new job in construction. But two weeks later, he fell ill with acute watery diarrhoea. The spread... Read more »