Appeals & Response Plans
- Tropical Cyclone Sagar - May 2018
- Ethiopia: Floods and Landslides - Apr 2018
- Ethiopia: Floods - Aug 2017
- Ethiopia: Measles Outbreak - May 2017
- East Africa: Armyworm Infestation - Mar 2017
- Ethiopia: Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) Outbreak - May 2016
- Ethiopia: Floods - Apr 2016
- Ethiopia: Floods - Oct 2015
- Ethiopia: Drought - 2015-2018
- Ethiopia: Floods - Oct 2014
Most read reports
- Ethiopia: Renewed influx of Eritrean refugees, 12th September to 13th October 2018
- Change and Continuity in Protests and Political Violence PM Abiy’s Ethiopia
- Ethiopia: The 2018 HDRP is facing a US$416.4 million funding shortfall to cover needs until the end of the year
- Ethiopia – Eritrean Refugee Influx (DG ECHO, UNHCR, NRC) (ECHO Daily Flash of 26 September 2018)
- UNHCR Ethiopia Fact Sheet September 2018
Clean and safe drinking water is so common in the developed world, that most people take it for granted.
Clean and safe drinking water is so common in the developed world, that most people take it for granted. However for a majority of those who live in rural Ethiopia, clean water is a luxury that is hard to come by.
This is a problem not only for impoverished Ethiopians, but also for their cattle, which are relied upon for milk, meat, and trade.
In an effort to alleviate the suffering of rural Ethiopians and help improve their economic situation, LIFE for Relief and Development has commissioned the digging of eight water wells in the center of the country.
Severe droughts in the Horn of Africa have left millions of people on the brink of starvation. An estimated 11 million people in Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya, and Djibouti are in need of immediate assistance.
"I lost one of my children two weeks ago" says Fadmo Muhammad to a BBC reporter in the Somali region of Ethiopia. "She died of diarrhea because she was malnourished. We have almost no food. Only donated wheat and a little oil but no milk. I am very frightened that my two other children will die as well. They are both sick"