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Funding from this aid package will support drought-affected communities in Somalia (€25 million), Ethiopia (€20 million), Kenya (€3 million) and Uganda (€2 million).  Addis Abeba, August 07/2019 – The European Commission said it was mobilizing a further €50 million in emergency humanitarian funding to help the people hit by drought …

Somali Region, August 03/2019 – Trik Dulene knows all about bullying and coercion when it comes to a woman’s reproductive choices.  Although she and her husband agreed to use family planning after their two daughters were born, her in-laws demanded she give them more grandchildren. The pressure eventually broke apart …

Befekir Kebede Addis Abeba, August 02/2019 – Aster Aweke released her debut album on vinyl in 1977 kicking off her career as an iconic Ethiopian superstar.  She released three more albums in that same year including the one she collaborated on with the late Wubeshat Fisseha. The era of vinyl …