Can Ethiopia Provide a Model for Climate Adaptation?
A successful women's farming initiative may serve as a good model for training other urban farmers on the continent when it comes to climate change adaptation.
Inter Press Service, 24 August 2012
Eight years ago Kenbesh Mengesha earned an uncertain income collecting firewood from local government forests and selling them to her fellow slum-dwellers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. ... read more »
International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, 31 July 2012
The small town of Ebinat is at the heart of one of the most food insecure and drought prone areas in the Amhara region of northern Ethiopia. The majority of people in the ... read more »
Ethiopia: Taming Hunger in the Country
AlertNet, 3 July 2012
Ethiopia has been deemed a population-climate "hotspot" - a place where rapid growth and a changing climate pose grave threats to food security and human well-being. read more »
AlertNet, 18 April 2012
Farmers in Ethiopia struggling to cope with unpredictable weather related to climate change have gained access to a trove of meteorological data through a new government website. read more »