Blog Archives

Ethiopia: Ethiopia Price Bulletin, February 2018

Source: Famine Early Warning System Network Country: Ethiopia The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) monitors trends in staple food prices in countries vulnerable to food insecurity. For each FEWS NET country and region, the Price Bulletin provides a set of charts showing monthly prices in the current marketing year in selected urban centers […]

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News

Ethiopia: Building Healthy Communities in Africa – Annual Report 2016-2017

Source: Canadian Physicians for Aid and Relief Country: Ethiopia, Malawi, United Republic of Tanzania Dear Friends, Thank you for making 2016-2017 yet another great year at CPAR. At CPAR, we are focused on looking towards the future as we work to secure funding, design and implement programs, and continually improve systems. It seems the only […]

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News

Ethiopia: Seeing is Believing: Digitizing Ethiopia’s Agricultural Extention Service Delivery

Source: World Bank Country: Ethiopia STORY HIGHLIGHTS A World Bank-funded project is promoting agricultural growth by intoducing video trainings in Ethiopia Using the videos, trainers are able to deliver agronomic advice and knowhow to farmers in a simple way Armed with more knowledge, Ethiopian farmers have been able to double their yield ADDIS ABABA, February […]

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News

Ethiopia: UNHCR Ethiopia: Youth Factsheet (December 2017)

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Eritrea, Ethiopia, South Sudan 157,495 refugees in Ethiopia are between the ages of 15-24, representing 17.6 % of the registered refugee population in the country. 62,004 refugee youth are South Sudanese sheltered in camps in the Gambella region. They make up 15.4 % of the youth population across […]

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News

Ethiopia: UNHCR Ethiopia: WASH Factsheet (December 2017)

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Ethiopia

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News

Ethiopia: UNHCR Ethiopia: Urban Refugees Factsheet (December 2017)

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Ethiopia To date, a total of 21,109 refugees reside in the capital Addis Ababa as ‘urban refugees’, 22 of them newly registered in December 2017. Of the 21,109 urban refugees, 16,719 (79%) are Eritrean refugees who are beneficiaries of the Government’s Out-Of-Camp Policy Of the total, 805 are […]

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News

Ethiopia: UNHCR Ethiopia: Sexual & Gender-Based Violence Factsheet (December 2017)

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Ethiopia Ethiopia hosts 892,555 refugees, 50.39% of them girls and women. The Majority came from South Sudan, Somalia, Eritrea and Sudan. 75,658 female refugees are enrolled in formal and non-formal education within and outside of the refugee camps in Ethiopia. There are a total of 28 women and […]

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News

Ethiopia: UNHCR Ethiopia: Resettlement Factsheet (December 2017)

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Ethiopia Out of 892,555 registered refugees in Ethiopia, 65,750 are in need of resettlement in 2017. UNHCR Ethiopia’s resettlement submissions target for 2017 was revised from 7,500 down to 2,000 due to the substantial reduction in the global US resettlement figures. To date, 2,666 refugees were referred to […]

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News

Ethiopia: UNHCR Ethiopia: Protection Factsheet (December 2017)

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Ethiopia More than 1.5 million people are internally displaced (IDPs) in the country, mainly due to conflict and drought. The majority are hosted in the Somali National Regional State. The recent clashes in the border areas of the Oromiya and Somali regions have inflated the number of IDPs, […]

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News

Ethiopia: UNHCR Ethiopia: Nutrition Factsheet (December 2017)

Source: UN High Commissioner for Refugees Country: Ethiopia A total of 24,350 children under five years of age were treated for acute malnutrition with a recovery rate of 87.3% and 91.0% for severe and moderate cases respectively The average weight gain for severely malnourished children is 7.5 g/kg/d Prevalence of global acute malnutrition in 15 […]

Tagged with:
Posted in Ethiopian News