#Ethiopia

  • Article: These 3 Countries Have Made Major Improvements in Maternal and Newborn Health Care

    These 3 Countries Have Made Major Improvements in Maternal and Newborn Health Care

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 28, 2019

    Ethiopia, India, and Nigeria are making progress on tackling maternal and infant health problems. Read more

  • Article: Ethiopia Just Planted 353 Million Trees in 24 Hours

    Ethiopia Just Planted 353 Million Trees in 24 Hours

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 29, 2019

    Reforestation could be the best way to stop climate change. Read more

  • Article: I Made a Film About FGM for the UN. Here's What I Learned About Community, Survival, and Sense of Self.

    I Made a Film About FGM for the UN. Here's What I Learned About Community, Survival, and Sense of Self.

    July 22, 2019

    Sara Elgamal’s film tells the story of three women leading the fight against FGM in Ethiopia. Read more

  • Article: Ethiopian Children Will Receive Free School Meals Amid Drought

    Ethiopian Children Will Receive Free School Meals Amid Drought

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 8, 2019

    More than 1 million children in drought-affected areas are coming to school hungry. Read more

  • Article: These Are the 10 Most Neglected Crises in the World

    These Are the 10 Most Neglected Crises in the World

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 10, 2019

    This week, the Norwegian Refugee Council released its annual list of the worst displacement crises. Read more

  • Article: Hunger Kills More Children in Africa Than Anything Else: Study

    Hunger Kills More Children in Africa Than Anything Else: Study

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Pia Gralki|June 7, 2019

    “It is completely unacceptable that children are still going hungry in Africa in the 21st century.” Read more

  • Article: 460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report

    460 Adolescent Girls Are Infected With HIV Daily: UNAIDS Report

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 16, 2019

    Some 50 girls aged between 10 and 19 die from AIDS-related causes every day. Read more

  • Article: Ethiopian Coffee Farmers Are Using Tech to Find a Way out of Poverty

    Ethiopian Coffee Farmers Are Using Tech to Find a Way out of Poverty

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 14, 2019

    Coffee farmers are betting on blockchain to boost business. Read more