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Addis Abeba, January 20/2020 – Despite control efforts, Desert Locusts are spreading to new areas of Ethiopia in vast numbers. According to Government data provided  on 07 January 2020,  Desert Locusts  has have infested more than 2 350 km2 of land across the Afar, Amhara, Oromia, Somali, Tigray, and Southern …

The agreement, signed between Ethiopia and International Fund For Agricultural Development (IFAD), aims to increase access to financial services in rural areas threatened by climate change Addis Abeba, January 09/2020 –A new US$305.7 million agreement was signed between Ethiopia and IFAD which is aimed at helping more than 13 million …

Addis Abeba, November 13/2019 – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Awash Bank have announced a new partnership that will make up to US $6.4 million in financing available to microfinance institutions and small- and medium-sized agricultural businesses in Ethiopia, according to a statement from the US Embassy …