Ethiopia’s garment workers lowest paid in the world -Report

(CNN) With a range of economic incentives like the freshly built industrial parks for garment manufacturing, Ethiopia has positioned itself to become one of the world’s top exporters of textile and garments. The... Read more »

Report: Ethiopia’s garment workers are world’s lowest paid

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Ethiopian factory workers are now, on average, the lowest paid in any major garment-producing company worldwide, a new report says. The report by the New York University Stern... Read more »

The depths of despair in South Sudan | South Sudan

The mood of despair was evident in his words as the UN under-secretary for humanitarian affairs wrapped up a two-day visit to South Sudan. “Ordinary people are suffering on an unimaginable scale.... Read more »

Ethiopia lifts ban on domestic workers moving overseas

Addis Ababa – Ethiopia has lifted a ban on domestic workers moving overseas after passing a new law to guard against ill-treatment, a government official said on Thursday. Africa’s second-most populous country... Read more »

Ethiopia Says Saudi Arabia Has Expelled More Than 1,300 of Its Citizens

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS (ELIAS MESERET) November 29, 2017, 10:37 AM EST Updated on November 29, 2017, 10:39 AM EST Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia says more than 1,300 citizens have been... Read more »

How to address autism in Ethiopia and other low-income nations | Spectrum

Gathering data: Graduate student Dejene Tilahun interviews a community health worker about the Health and Education Training program. Rosa Hoekstra Lecturer, Kings College London For two weeks in September 2010,... Read more »

Concern as flower farmers relocate to Ethiopia :: Kenya

From Left: Institute of Human Resource Management Chairman Elijah Stimah, Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui and Institute of Human Resource Management Executive director Dorcas Wainaina IN SUMMARY According to Governor Kinyanjui, unending strikes by... Read more »

Chinese Embassy in Ethiopia Warns Chinese Companies on Labor Abuses

September 23, 2017 – The Chinese embassy in Addis Ababa called an unprecedented meeting with all Chinese companies operating in Ethiopia last week, following repeated events such as labor issues and accusations... Read more »

Fire claims at least 7 lives at Chinese construction site in Ethiopia – Addis Standard

Adey Abeba Stadium Construction Site. Photo Courtesy of Addis Standard Seven construction workers were killed and about a dozen were severely burnt at Chinese run construction site in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa.... Read more »

Ethiopia national stadium blast last month killed 7 workers

By Associated Press By Associated Press September 6 at 12:02 PM ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Witnesses confirm that seven workers died and more than 30 were injured in a gas explosion at... Read more »