Tagged: Ethiopian drought 2015

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Ban Ki-moon Visits drought-hit region of Ethiopia

The international community must stand with the people of Ethiopia in their time of need, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today, urging donors gathered in Addis Ababa to step up assistance to the country, before...

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Can Ethiopia’s railway bring peace to Somalia?

By Mary Harper “We decided to open the railway early because of the drought, the worst in decades,” says Getachew Betru, chief executive of the Ethiopian Railways Corporation (ERC). It is a Saturday, but...