Ethiopia

Ethiopia

Located in East Africa, Ethiopia is the oldest independent country in Africa and the world. Ethiopia's economy is based on agriculture, which accounts for 46% of GDP and 85% of total employment. The Hunger Project has been working in Ethiopia since 2004, and empowers partners in six epicenter communities to end their own hunger.

 

Ethiopia News

THP-Ethiopia Inaugurates Savings and Credit Cooperative

THP-Ethiopia Celebrates IWD

The Hunger Project-Ethiopia focused 2014’s International Women’s Day on gender equality in savings and credit as part of the UN’s theme of “equality for women is progress for all.” The day was celebrated with an inauguration of Fetan Lewet, the Machakel Epicenter Savings and Credit Cooperative (SACCO).

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Successful Partnership Improves Safety and Soil Quality in Ethiopia

Successful Partnership Improves Safety, Soil Quality in Ethiopia

After a large gully became a safety issue and livelihood threat for 25 households in a sub-village of Machakel Epicenter in Ethiopia, The Hunger Project joined with the District Agricultural Office and local farmers to address the issue in partnership.

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World AIDS Day 2013

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As we celebrate World AIDS Day on December 1, see how our Partner Countries in Africa are taking steps to put an end to the spread of HIV/AIDS in their communities and thriving with and without HIV.

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