Monthly Archives: October 2012

Ethiopian transition proceeding smoothly – except for one thing

Meles Zenawi's widow, powerful in her own right, is refusing to move from the national palace, say government sources

It is has been a little more than two months since the death of Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles

Seed diversity: a global route to food security? – in pictures

Many farmers' livelihoods depend on the ability to save seed varieties, to ensure a diverse crop to meet people's nutritional needs in a changing climate

Ethiopians Sweep Chicago Marathon

Tsegaye Kebede became the first Ethiopian to win the men’s race, while Atsede Baysa was victorious in a thrilling finish, winning the women’s division by a step.