Tuesday 28 March 2023

Education Can Make The Future

Bordering South Sudan to the west, Ethiopia’s Gambella Region has housed the Tierkidi Refugee Camp since February 2014, where, according to UNHCR, an estimated 64,000 people live, having fled conflict and insecurity. Though Tierkidi’s refugee population spans the spectrum of age and disposition, children under the age of 18 comprise a clear majority at 65 per cent.

Tuesday 28 March 2023

Transforming Lives: How Reading Corners are Empowering Children in Gambella, Ethiopia

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Thursday 2 February 2023

Measles and cholera outbreaks pose deadly threat to already malnourished children

Thursday 29 December 2022

I am excited to come to school: Nemo’s story

Nemo, 9, lives in Golijano Woreda of Somali region. She is a grade one student at Barkhadle primary school.

Nemo at her classroom in Goljano primary school.

 “ I wake up early in the morning excited to come to school because I enjoy learning new things, the meal and playing with my friends,” said Nemo.

Thursday 29 December 2022

Reasons to love school: Fatuma’s story

Fatuma, 9 at Barkhadle primary school.

‘I love coming to school because at school we learn, play and eat our meals’ said Fatuma.

Fatuma, 9 is first grade student at Barkhadle primary school in Goljiano Woreda of Somali region. She attended the school readiness program for two months which helped her to understand and identify the alphabet and numbers. Now she is a grade one student.