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23 Jul 2018 description

(Nairobi, 19th July 2018), At least 1 million people, the majority of whom being women and children are in need of urgent humanitarian assistance following recent inter-communal conflict in Ethiopia. Aid agencies in Ethiopia are appealing for critical and urgent assistance for close to a million people that have fled their homes following inter-communal violence along the border of the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' (SNNPR) and Oromia Regions of Ethiopia.

07 Jun 2016 description
report Save the Children

THE IMPACT OF ETHIOPIA’S DROUGHT ON CHILDREN’S EDUCATION

A snapshot of the current situation

  • Nearly 6 million school children’s education could be affected by Ethiopia’s worst drought in 50 years.

  • The root cause of school dropout is food and water scarcity. If food and water is restored to schools, children will return.