The government says it wants to begin a gradual transition from a camp-based protection model to supporting refugees directly within host communities.
Govt Plans to Close 27 Refugee Camps
VOA, 4 December 2017
The government of Ethiopia says it will close all 27 refugee camps in its territory over the next 10 years and integrate residents into local communities. Read more »
Refugee center in Addis Ababa
Govt Launches Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework
Ethiopian Herald, 30 November 2017
Ethiopia, as one of the 193 countries that signed the 2016 New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants, reaffirmed its commitment to work for the inclusion of refugees in its… Read more »
Refugees flee to Ethiopia to avoid war, forced military conscription and famine in their native countries. As a consequence, Ethiopia has been receiving refugees fleeing from ... Read more »
Ethiopia's open-door policy for refugees is in marked contrast to the strategies of migrant reduction being adopted in many Western societies and it's all the more remarkable due ... Read more »
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