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Armed conflict in Amhara and Afar state

Selam (name changed) holds a message in Tigrinya during an exercise at the safe house. Her note says, in English, “relief”. © UNFPA Ethiopia/Paula Seijo/May 2021 Addis Abeba - On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the beginning of 16 Days

In 10 conflict affected regions, just over 8,500 schools have either been partially damaged or destroyed. In Northern Ethiopia alone, over 1,500 schools are non-functional. Addis Abeba - The European Union (EU), through its partnership with UNICEF and the United Nations World Food Program

Displaced civilians in the Tigray region. Photo: Screenshot Addis Abeba: A new report by UNICEF says since fighting resumed in late August in Northern Ethiopia, approximately 574,000 people have been additionally displaced in conflict affected Afar, Amhara, and Tigray regions. According to the report the total