News and Stories: Ethiopia
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While a prolonged dry spell threatens the lives of millions, some Ethiopians are taking steps to withstand the crisis.
Along with ongoing development programs, CRS is providing food aid to nearly 3 million people facing hunger and malnutrition.
CRS is assisting 2.6 million people, and fears that number may rise as the crisis deepens.
Ethiopia faces its worst drought in 50 years. Following a dry 2015, the effects of climate change and El Nino continue to include a devastating lack of water that could last for much of 2016.
More than 10 million people in...
Desperation grows as Ethiopians’ always-fragile food supply disappears amid ravages of climate change and El Nino.
Some 10.2 million Ethiopians need food aid to survive until the next harvest, in the worst drought in 50 years.
A phone call led to a visit to a convent where religious sisters were struggling to grow fruit for their students.