Monday 26 December 2016

From a premature baby to a medical doctor: Save the Children and Partners mark Newborn Health Month and World Prematurity Day

Abeba Mengesha speaking at the event,

Abeba Mengesha, 24, was born premature. She is now a medical doctor working as a lecturer at Adigrat University.

We met Dr Abeba on November 17, 2016 at the World Prematurity Day Celebrations organized by the Ministry of Health, Save the Children and other partners. She was one of the speakers at the event raising awareness on prematurity. 

Tuesday 20 December 2016

Save the Children in Ethiopia Launches the Every Last Child Campaign

Save the Children in Ethiopia launches the Every Last Child Campaign in Jigjiga

Monday 28 November 2016

Seeds of hope: hear Wondimu's Story

“There is no greater satisfaction for a father than feeding his family” Wondimu Assefa, 28, a farmer and a father of three

Monday 3 October 2016

DFAP closes after five years of successful implementation

DFAP project close out was held at Yabello and Dollo Ado towns to celebrate the project's five years achievement.

Monday 3 October 2016

Our emergency food distribution work is reaching 383,000 people every month

Every month since November 2015, Save the Children is reaching 383,000 people affected by the drought with its food aid. Among these, 35,088 people are from female-headed households.

The emergency food assistance we are delivering in Meket, Gubalafto and Habru Woredas, North Wollo Zone of the Amhara region has now reached 42,246 Metric Tons and includes wheat grain, yellow split peas and vegetable oil.