Ethiopia: Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) Tigray Region, Round 9: January – February 2018 – Summary of key findings – Ethiopia

TIGRAY REGION – KEY FINDINGS LOCATION AND CAUSE OF DISPLACEMENT: 22,488 displaced individuals comprising 7,941 households in 60 displacement sites were identified in Tigray region. These figures represent an increase of 1,736... Read more »

Ethiopia sounds the alarm as locusts descend |

Addis Ababa – Swarms of locusts have invaded north-west Ethiopia, posing a serious threat to crops there and putting the region, as well as the entire Horn of Africa, at risk of... Read more »

Ethiopian honey farmers struggle with sticky traditions

Honey traditionally plays a big role in Ethiopian life where it is used in cooking, for medicinal purposes and as a key ingredient in the local mead known as tej The beehives... Read more »

Ethiopia's Electioneering in Somalia • Horseed – Horseed Media

By: Abukar Mohamed-Wardi Let’s start with the basic facts: Ethiopia is desperately trying to get Hassan Sheikh Mohamud re-elected as a president of Somalia. The evidence of this effort was encapsulated in... Read more »

Ethiopia's Electioneering in Somalia – Horseed Media

By: Abukar Mohamed-Wardi Let’s start with the basic facts: Ethiopia is desperately trying to get Hassan Sheikh Mohamud re-elected as a president of Somalia. The evidence of this effort was encapsulated in... Read more »

Ethiopia foils 'Eritrea-backed' Ginbot 7 planned attack in Tigray region – International Business Times UK

Ethiopian security forces claim to have killed dozens of “Eritrean mercenaries” as they foiled a planned terror attack allegedly backed by neighbouring Eritrea. The Ethiopian Ministry of Defense said members of the... Read more »

Mother weeps for son who joined migrant exodus from drought-hit Ethiopia – Belfast Telegraph

Mary Robinson during a visit to Goal’s Community Management of Acute Malnutrition programme in Ethiopia Mary Robinson meets villagers during her visit to Ethiopia A heartbroken mother has been told her son... Read more »

Tigray Region of Ethiopia Focuses on Reducing Trachoma in 2015

The federation of NGOs known as Light for the World is committed to stopping the transmission of the eye disease trachoma in the northern Ethiopian region of Tigray. The federation’s strategy includes... Read more »
Measurements being taken in the Tigray Region with a magnetometer, Photo: © DAI

Ethiopia: Ancient Settlement Discovered in the Highlands [press release]

An ancient settlement has been discovered in the Ethiopian highlands with the help of a special instrument used in geophysical surveys. The find will help tell the story of ancient indigenous cultures... Read more »
Map of Tigray

Ethiopia bus bomb wounds 13, three days before poll

* Second blast in border region in four weeks * Eritrea may try to disrupt elections, Ethiopia says * Ethiopia votes in national elections on May 23 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle MEKELE, Ethiopia,... Read more »