At least 32 dead in Ethiopia landslides: official

By AFPMore by this Author Landslides caused by heavy rain killed at least 32 people in southern Ethiopia over the weekend, the government said on Monday. The Government Communication Affairs Office (GCAO)... Read more »

Using satellite data to respond to environmental disasters in Malaysia, Ethiopia and Kenya

The challenge of providing a rapid response to environmental disasters as varied as flooding, drought, illegal logging and oil spills is the focus of two new projects in which the University of... Read more »

Floods in Ethiopia displace hundreds of thousands as more rains forecast: … – Reuters

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – More than 600,000 Ethiopians have fled their homes since March, largely due to flooding, the United Nations said on Wednesday, with more rain predicted up to December.... Read more »

Sudan floods: Villages submerged as death toll rises

Thousands of houses have been destroyed and several villages submerged after flooding triggered by torrential rainfall killed 100 people across Sudan, according to an aid group in the country. The Sudanese Red... Read more »

South Sudanese refugees face flooding and difficult dynamics in Ethiopia

For the war refugees who have escaped ransacked South Sudanese towns and impoverished villages, and for the aid workers assisting them in the western Ethiopian region of Gambella, now is a time... Read more »

ETHIOPIA: Floods pose new threat to food security

ADDIS ABABA,  (IRIN) – While the ongoing drought has seriously undermined the food security of up to 4.5 million people in Ethiopia, a threat posed by expected flooding during the second half... Read more »