Save the Children has held ENGINE project close-out event on September 15, 2016 at Hiton Hotel Addis Ababa to celebrate the achievements of the program.
As part of its multi-sectorial drought response, Save the Children has provided seed support to more than 75,000 Households across drought affected areas in Ethiopia
Moses Chuel Bal , 52 , is a teacher at one of the schools built by Save the Children, with the support from the European Commission Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO) , at Jewi Refugee Camp, Gambella, Ethiopia. He is from South Sudan and a refugee himself who worked as a teacher for 29 years. That was before the war broke out and changed everything for him and his family. They had no choice but flee to Ethiopia. He first came to a school ran by Save the Children to register his kids, he then informed the staff that he was a teacher. They accepted him after a test and an interview. He is now serving the children who ran away from war, some of them former child soldiers. He tells his story as follows.
USAID’s flagship nutrition project Empowering New Generations to Improve Nutrition and Economic opportunities (ENGINE) recently completed two large nutrition research studies. Save the Children with Tufts University and Jimma University held a two day research symposium from 27-28 June, 2016 at the Hilton hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to share the findings of these and other research studies conducted through ENGINE.
ENGINE held a half-day workshop to officially handover its Pre-Service Education (PSE) activities to partner institutions and government counterparts on June 09, 2016.