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People from Denkarone and even surrounding areas fill their containers with precious water delivered by Save the Children

The time for roundtables is over - Ethiopia needs action now

With most world leaders having now departed drought-ridden Ethiopia following the African Union meeting, the time for roundtables is over. Though the summit brought strong commitments from many foreign governments and an urgent plea from UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, the global appeal for Ethiopia's drought response – the nation's worst drought in 50 years – is still more than US$750 million short.

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Refugee children reunified with their parents

South Sudan’s broken families of war reunited after a year. It was a touching moment when Naytuot and her four siblings re-united with their parents after being separated for over a year.

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Case study of Kalkidan Elias, SNNPR, Ethiopia, May 2015

Case study of Kalkidan Elias, SNNPR, Ethiopia, May 2015

Kalkidan, 16, is a student in eighth grade at Wosha Full Cycle Elementary School in Wondogenet district of the SNNPRs, Ethiopia. Kalikidan is a member of the school Health and Nutrition Club. This is a small group of students who work together to deliver tailored educational messages on health and nutrition to their fellow students through drama, songs and practical cooking lessons. The club members received training on homestead gardening and how to disseminate key messages on health and nutrition, that gave them the necessary skills to facilitate educational sessions to their peers.

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Sofit's baby girl: photo essay from Ethiopia  Sofit's family waits expectantly outside the maternity ward.Thanks to support from Save the Children,Woken Health Centre has been repainted, the leaky roof fixed, the flooding halted, and several of the staff

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Sofit's baby girl: photo essay from Ethiopia Sofit's family waits expectantly outside the maternity ward.Thanks to support from Save the Children,Woken Health Centre has been repainted, the leaky roof fixed, the flooding halted, and several of the staff

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