Oromia receives Sheikh Mohammed Al-Amoudi’s 55 trucks of grain and 20 trucks of animal forage to support drought affected citizens in the Regional State.
The Government of German provides 3.6 million Euros to support refugees, their host communities and drought affected people, German Embassy in Addis Ababa said.
To assist water supply, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), nutrition and prevention of acute watery diarrhoea in drought affected Somali Region of Ethiopia; the Japanese government has provided $2 million.
The Africa Renewable Energy Leaders Summit (ARELS) is set to start in Nairobi, Kenya on Tuesday, the organizers said in a statement.
The European Union and the French Development Agency (AFD Group) launched the “African Renewable Energy Scale-Up facility”, designed to boost private sector investment in on-grid and off-grid renewable energy production in … Read More
European Union’s Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica, announced a support package of €165 million to address the multiple crises in the Horn of Africa region.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) and Climate Investment Funds’ Forest Investment Program (CIF FIP) sign loan of $24-million today with Form Ghana Ltd to restore Ghana’s forests. First disbursement of the … Read More
The African Risk Capacity (ARC) has added a crucial partner to its portfolio by formally teaming up with the African Development Bank (AfDB) to strengthen mechanisms to manage weather-related risk … Read More
Capital inflows into the Kenyan renewable sector have been steadily increasing in recent months, according to Asoko Insight, the Intelligence partner of the African Renewable Energy leaders Summit.
Prolonged and worsening drought conditions across Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya means that more than 11 million people are facing severe hunger and are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance.
Thousands of Burundians on Thursday witnessed the ground-breaking for a 7.5 MW solar field that will add 15% to the East African country’s generation capacity.
The African Development Bank Group provided financial assistance to the people affected by the earthquake which hit the Kagera region, in northwestern Tanzania last September.
Three research groups from USA, Finland, and UK were selected as awardees of the 5 million US dollar grant awarded for the Second Cycle of the UAE Research Program for … Read More
BY ANDUALEM SISAY GESSESSE – Kasim Yirga was only 19 when he was first recruited by Modjo Tannery some 30 years ago. Today, earning 1,000 birr per month — the equivalent … Read More
By Andualem Sisay (YOUR WEEKEND READING) – A burned tank is left on the side of a very dusty gravel road in Guramille village, some 1,100 kilometers south of Addis … Read More
BY ANDUALEM SISAY GESSESSE- Atnafu Endashaw, 12, travels on foot two hours every day from home to school. He is from the isolated Menja communities found in Sheka zone of … Read More