Daily Archives: October 5, 2019

Ethiopia’s largest ethnic group marks thanksgiving festival

ADDIS ABABA, Members of Ethiopia's largest ethnic group chanted and waved flags as they gathered for the first time to

celebrate their thanksgiving festival in the capital � a city …

Elders Say Irrecha Festival Opened Gate to Peace, Unity

Addis Ababa Participants of the huge Irrecha Festival, which attracted nations, nationalities and peoples from all corners of the country, said Irrecha festival has opened the gate to peace, love …

Refugee Economies in Addis Ababa: Towards Sustainable Opportunities for Urban Communities

Executive Summary

Addis Ababa has only 22,000 registered refugees, out of a national refugee population of 900,000. They comprise two main groups: 17,000 Eritreans who are there on the socalled …

Refugee Economies in Dollo Ado: Development Opportunities in a Border Region of Ethiopia

Executive Summary

The five Dollo Ado refugee camps were created between 2009 and 2011 in the Somali Region of Ethiopia. According to UNHCR registration data, they host around 220,000 almost …