Ethiopia: Periodic Monitoring Report 2017 Humanitarian Requirements Document (Covering 1 Jan to 31 Dec 2017) – Ethiopia

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY • Food Cluster: 8.5 million emergency beneficiaries and 4.5 m ex-public work clients received emergency food commodities.During the last quarter of 2017, IDPs were also targeted for... Read more »

Nigeria school food scheme revolutionising education | Food

Abeokuta, Nigeria – Dozens of children cheer at the Baptist Nursery and Primary School compound in Bode-Ijaiye suburb of Abeokuta city, the capital of Ogun state, as their friends try to outpace each other on... Read more »

Funny, you don’t seem Ethiopian – Opinion

‘Funny, you don’t seem Ethiopian,” says Helen, expressing the collective opinion of the local nurses gathering around Tsheay Orna Tadoses-Solomon, the nurse from Israel. “How do you speak Amharic... Read more »

Ethiopia Bans All Foreign Adoptions

Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: Now, let’s follow up on the end of adoptions from Ethiopia. Many Americans adopted children from that country... Read more »

Ethiopia Bans All Foreign Adoptions : NPR

The move was sparked by the death of an Ethiopian girl at the hands of her adoptive parents in Seattle. Critics say the new policy may mean more Ethiopian... Read more »

East Ethiopia – The forgotten crisis – Ethiopia

The grazing regions of Oromia and Somali in southern and eastern Ethiopia have witnessed an escalation in inter-ethnic violence in recent months. Since last September, more than one million... Read more »

Ethiopian Jews threaten mass hunger strike over Israel move

In an emotional gathering, representatives for thousands of Ethiopian Jews announced Wednesday they will stage a mass hunger strike if Israel eliminates funding to allow them to join their... Read more »

Ethiopia adopts Israeli health-ed plan to fight snail fever

More than 80 percent of schoolchildren in the Bench Maji zone of southwest Ethiopia are affected by schistosomiasis, commonly known as “snail fever.” The disease is caused by parasitic... Read more »

Revisiting the Ethiopian exodus | NJJN

Mission a triumphant return for some, but thousands await approval for aliyah + enlarge image A child studying at the Jewish Community Center in Gondar. Photo By Miriam Seiden... Read more »

Ethiopia Has Banned Adoptions By Foreign Families

Ethiopia has banned the adoption of Ethiopian children by foreign families, according to the country’s state-run News Agency ENA, citing concerns over abuse. Ethiopian officials previously suspended adoptions back... Read more »