Ethiopia: Using tech solutions to improve humanitarian assistance

It only takes a few minutes for a small school in Babile, Oromia region in Ethiopia to turn into a hive of activity. A truck carrying 12 tons of maize

Ethiopia: Desert locust Situation Report – April 2020


  • Despite control efforts, cross-border movements of immature swarms along the borders of Kenya and Somalia are ongoing. Swarms that formed in Somalia are now moving into Ethiopia through

Ethiopia Humanitarian Bulletin Issue #6 | 23 March– 05 April 2020

• The Office of the Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Ethiopia requested the support of the Federal Government of Ethiopia and regional states to ensure uninterrupted lifesaving assistance to 7 …

165 VIPs Urge 20 Economic Powers for Billions for COVID-19

UNITED NATIONS – Many former global leaders and other VIPs urged the world’s 20 major industrialized nations to approve $8 billion in emergency funding to speed the search for a …

CHEMTEX Contributes Locust Control Equipments to MoA

2 CHEMTEX Ethiopia, crop protection technology provider, has contributed various equipment that would help to boost the fight against the spread of desert locus swarms.

General Manager of the company, …

Ethiopia Confirms Eight More COVID-19 Cases

Addisabab,  The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ethiopia rose to 52 on Tuesday with the Health Minister, Lia Tadesse warning for cautious approach to protect the virus. 

The 8 …

PM Abiy Holds Phone Conversation with Russian President

Addis abab,  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Russian President, Vladimir Putin have held a phone conversation today to discuss on ways of containing COVID-19.

During their conversation, both leaders stressed …

IGAD Staff Donates 700 thousand USD for Member States to Avert Coronavirus

Addis abab, Staff members of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) have donated 700 thousand USD for member states to help the fight against the spread of COVID-19.

Each member states will …