Ethiopia: UN-backed humanitarian appeal launched, seeking $948 million in 2017

Ethiopia: UN-backed humanitarian appeal launched, seeking $948 million in 2017

UN News Center January 17,2017 On the heels of failed rains and a calamitous El Niño in Ethiopia, the country’s Government today launched an appeal for $948 million to urgently address food and non-food needs, while the United Nations agriculture agency warned that a new drought may put the East African nation’s hard fought gains […]

Ethiopian Migrants Detained in Zambia Released

Ethiopian Migrants Detained in Zambia Released

IOM January 17,2017 Zambia – A group of 150 Ethiopian migrants who received presidential pardons in December 2016 after being jailed in Zambia for between one and five years are to be repatriated to Ethiopia under an IOM Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration program. The migrants, aged between 15 and 38, were serving various immigration-related […]

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