Thursday 3 September 2020

“Two of my friends died when we were trying to get to Saudi Arabia”: Anisa’s Story

Anisa, 16 at Dire Dawa

Anisa, 16, has never been to school. In 2019, Anisa joined five of her friends from her village to leave her home village  Oromia Region’s Derer district for Saudi Arabia through Djibouti. Anisa’s search for better life in Saudi Arabia was cut short when she was caught and arrested in Djibouti and put prison before she was sent back home.

Anisa’s story in her own words (quotes):

Friday 28 August 2020

“ If things get any worse, we may be forced to live on the streets”: Desta's story

Desta with her daughter Metta

Enhancing food security for families affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic

Friday 28 August 2020

“ I believe this time will pass and I will work again”: Abebech's story

Abebech collecting her bank book for cash support

Enhancing food security for families affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic

Thursday 13 August 2020

Helping Displaced Communities cope with the Coronavirus Pandemic

Thursday 25 June 2020

Ethiopian Ministry of Education partners with UNICEF, Save the Children and SES to broadcast educational content on Ethiosat TV Platform

The Ethiopian Ministry of Education (MoE) and Regional Education 

Bureaus (REBs) with the support of UNICEF, Save the Children, and a leader in global content 

connectivity solutions, SES, have launched nine new educational TV channels on Ethiosat TV 

platform to enable the continuity of learning for school children who have been at home since 16 

March amid COVID-19 school closures.