Category Archives: Human Rights

PM Abiy’s Book Launched

Addis Ababa, Prime Minister Abiy's book, Medemer, was launched today in the presence of ministers, regional chief administrators, senior government officials and representatives of various organizations at the Millennium Hall.…

Rural Population ‘Left Behind’ by Uneven Global Economy, Speakers Note, as Second Committee Debates Poverty Eradication

Despite a significant reduction in the rate of worldwide extreme poverty, speakers stressed that eradicating it has slowed, especially in rural areas, as the Second Committee (Economic and Financial) met …

WFP Ethiopia Country Brief, August 2019

In Numbers

19,400 MT of food distributed

US$ 177 Million (October 2019-March 2020) net funding requirements

1.6 Million people assisted in August 2019

? In August, WFP assisted 1.6 million …

Ethiopia: Agriculture Sector HRP Afar Region Monthly Dashboard (October 2019)

The devastating impact on agriculture following consecutive years of drought in Ethiopia is undisputed. While forecasts for 2019 indicate a probability of normal to above normal rain in most parts …

Ethiopia: Agriculture Sector HRP Monthly Dashboard (October 2019)

The poor rain performance from April to May (Gu/Genna) in the South and Southeaster parts of Ethiopia had a negative impact on pasture availability. Livestock body conditions have been severely …

Ethiopia: Agriculture Sector HRP Oromia Region Monthly Dashboard (October 2019)

The devastating impact on agriculture following consecutive years of drought in Ethiopia is undisputed. While forecasts for 2019 indicate a probability of normal to above normal rain in most parts …

Ethiopia: Access Snapshot – Gedeo and West Guji (As of 30 September 2019)

The humanitarian landscape in the sub-region remains marked by the needs of thousands of IDPs returned to areas of origin as well as of those who chose to not return, …

Greater Horn of Africa Region: Humanitarian Snapshot (October 2019)

Two consecutive failed rainy seasons in some areas, floods in others, internal violence in multiple locations and economic shocks have left nearly 23.6 million people severely food insecure in Ethiopia, …