Daily Archives: January 24, 2020

Imaginable Futures, New Global Philanthropic Investment Firm Focused on Learning, Spins Off from Omidyar Network

Launches with $200 million of capital invested and $150 million from philanthropists Pierre and Pam Omidyar

Will focus on the future of learning across US, Africa and Latin America

REDWOOD …

New Cooperation Agreement among East, Horn of Africa States address Overseas Worker Exploitation

The rescue last week of roughly 100 children and young Ugandan women here as they prepared to fly to United Arab Emirates to labour as domestic workers, reinforces the United …

Over 500 Media Outlets to Broadcast Chinese New Year Gala Live

More than 500 media outlets in over 170 countries and regions are going to broadcast the live of the 2020 Spring Festival Gala of Chinese New Year's around the world.…

UNHCR seeks support for refugees and hosts in Ethiopia

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Andrej Mahecic to whom quoted text may be attributed � at today's press briefing at the Palais des Nations …

Ministry Launches Pump and Engine Testing Center

A National Pump and Engine Testing Center that enables to testify and certify locally produced and imported small scale irrigation pumps and engines officially launched today.

Founded by the Ministry …

More Airports Screening Passengers Amid China Virus Outbreak

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - More airports are beginning to screen passengers arriving from China amid growing concerns Friday over the outbreak of a new virus there that has already …

FAO Warns Locust Swarms Spreading Beyond Horn of Africa

NAIROBI - The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization has warned that an outbreak of locusts in the Horn of Africa may soon spread to other countries.

In a joint press …

World Vision Ethiopia: Situation Report | December 1 – December 31, 2019

Key messages

Food Security Overview: National Meher production is expected to be average with localized areas of below average production due to the impact of poor Kiremt rainfall, the ongoing …