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Borehole Rehabilitation Contributes to Children’s Education and Futures

By Ayuko Matsuhashi

MIESSO, SOMALI, 15 January 2017 – “When the borehole was broken for a year and a half, I used to go to the nearby river for water, which is 12 km away from here. 439 more words


Northern White-rumped Babbler (Turdoides leucopygia)

I took this photo of a Northern White-rumped Babbler (Turdoides leucopygia) at Wondo Genet in Ethiopia. A pretty smart-looking babbler, but you can’t see it’s white rump in this front view! 49 more words


Video- Gelada Mountain Monkeys In Simien Mountain, Ethiopia.

It’s a breathtaking experience to be around the Gelada Monkeys, as they go about their lives in the Simien, northern Ethiopia. This spectacular area is a UNESCO World Heritage site. 18 more words

East African Wildlife

Severe Water Shortage No More

 Project Taps into Existing Groundwater to Bring Sustainable Water to Community

By Ayuko Matsuhashi

SHINILE, SOMALI, 17 January 2017 – Munasib Omer, Chief of Bisle… 460 more words


UNICEF Ethiopia seeks US$110.5 million in emergency assistance for 9.2 million children and their families

Malnutrition poses “silent threat” to children, agency’s 2017 appeal says 

NEW YORK/GENEVA/ADDIS ABABA, 31 January 2017 – 48 million children living through some of the world’s worst conflicts and other humanitarian emergencies will benefit from UNICEF’s 2017 appeal, which was launched today. 777 more words


Government of Ethiopia and Humanitarian Partners Launch 2017 Humanitarian Requirements Document

ADDIS ABABA, 17 January 2016 – The Government of Ethiopia and humanitarian partners today officially launched the Humanitarian Requirements Document (HRD) for 2017. The HRD seeks US$948 million to help 9.2 million people with emergency food and non- food assistance mainly in the southern and eastern parts of the country. 419 more words