Modi Government: Once famine-stricken, Ethiopia has many lessons for a country like India

In my youth, parents chastened their children if they wasted food by reminding them that millions starved in Ethiopia. Ethiopia was the country stricken with famines. According to the World Peace Foundation,... Read more »

Ethiopia: Building Resilience to Mitigate Drought Effects

Photo: Melese Awoke/WFP Humanitarian needs in Ethiopia have tripled since early 2015 as severe drought in some regions, exacerbated by the strongest El Nino in decades, caused successive harvest failures and widespread... Read more »

Ethiopia: Crisis update – September 2017

Abdi Wolle Ilmewore was one of the patients treated for acute watery diarrhea at Kebridhar Case Treatment Centre. Three rainy seasons in a row without substantial rains have led to a humanitarian... Read more »

$1.3bn aid package for Ethiopia

INTERNATIONAL – The World Bank has signed a $1.3billion (R17.5bn) loan and grant agreement with Ethiopia to improve governance and fund an anti-poverty package that provides financial relief for people facing food... Read more »

Will seven million starving Yemenis ever find justice? | Famine

The last two decades have seen a significant expansion of international, regional and domestic accountability mechanisms for an array of international crimes and a variety of forgotten victims. Much of this activity... Read more »

Ethiopia signs $1.3 bln loan and grant agreement with World Bank

By Reuters Published: 11:25 EDT, 29 September 2017 | Updated: 11:25 EDT, 29 September 2017 ADDIS ABABA, Sept 29 (Reuters) – The World Bank on Friday on Friday signed a $1.3 billion... Read more »

WFP Ethiopia Drought Emergency Situation Report #5, July-August 2017 – Ethiopia

Highlights More than 8.5 million people now need food assistance in Ethiopia following back-to-back droughts. WFP is targeting 5.5 million people in Ethiopia with emergency food and cash assistance, including nutrition support... Read more »

An Ethiopian treat on the London restaurant scene – London

Forks of London is a monthly feature on CBC Radio’s London Morning. Kylene Walker is a food blogger with no connection to the local restaurant industry. She likes to dine out and have... Read more »

UN food agencies urge more support to Ethiopia’s drought response – Xinhua

A girl looks after a flock of goats in Ethiopia’s Somali Regional state, Gode District, Ethiopia, Sept. 1, 2017. (Xinhua/Michael Tewelde) ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 9 (Xinhua) — Heads of three UN food... Read more »

China, Ethiopia Sign $15 Million Food Aid Agreement

September 6, 2017 – China and Ethiopia signed an emergency humanitarian food aid agreement where China will provide wheat worth 15 million U.S. dollars to support Ethiopians affected by drought. According to a... Read more »