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Can You Imagine All The Horrors This Ethiopian Family Would Have Faced Had It Immigrated to Israel?
World  (tags: Ethiopia, family, immigrated, US, valedictorian, Biiftu, Duresso, Ethiopian, Jews, Israel, discrimination, kidnapped )

- 326 days ago -
The valedictorian at a New York high school spoke this weekend about the people who inspired her to succeed -- namely her father, an Ethiopian immigrant who is also a custodian at the school.
Aid Donors Announce Investigation Into Tribal Evictions in Ethiopia
World  (tags: forced evictions, Ethiopia, corporate greed, indigenous rights, governemnt indifference, world, politics, violence, society, africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, humanrights, ethics )

- 697 days ago -
Representatives of some of Ethiopia's biggest aid donors have announced that they will send a team to the southwest of the country to investigate persistent reports of human rights abuses amongst the tribes living there.
Ethiopia Swamped By Tidal Wave of Returned Migrants
World  (tags: africa, subsistence farming, Ethiopia, world, Refugees&Relief, politics )

- 887 days ago -
Dwindling land access in Ethiopia is a critical issue for 80 percent of the population who make a living as small farmers
Ethiopia - In the Horn of Africa   video
World  (tags: africa, ethiopia, people, places, travel )

- 912 days ago -
Ethiopia, located in the horn of Africa, is endowed with a lot of history from being the country with one of the oldest sites of human existence....
Hunger - Ethiopia's New Weapon to Force Tribes Off Their Land
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', africa, Ethiopia, social policy, society, violence, news, freedoms, conflict, world, politics, government )

- 1410 days ago -
Survival has received disturbing reports from members of several tribes in Ethiopia's Lower Omo Valley, which describe how the government is destroying their crops to force them to move off their land into designated resettlement areas.
World  (tags: world, society, politics, africa, Ethiopia, goodnews )

- 1504 days ago -
Despite the largest livestock head count on the African continent, a series of nagging problems prevent Ethiopia from realizing its agricultural potential. But now, the government in Addis Abeba has a plan to turn the country from famine poster child to a
Survival Uncovers Shocking Human Rights Abuses in Ethiopia
World  (tags: world, africa, Ethiopia, forced development, native rights, repression, cultural genocide, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, news, freedoms, conflict, violence, society, Refugees&Relief, HumanRights )

- 1555 days ago -
Survival has uncovered shocking new evidence of human rights abuses against tribes in Ethiopia's Omo Valley, as government efforts to develop lucrative sugar cane plantations in the region intensify.
EGYPT: African Refugees Are Having Their Organs Cut Out of Their Bodies While They Are Still Alive By Organ Harvesters
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, middle-east, africa, refugees, Ethiopia, Sudan, society, terrorism, violence )

- 1658 days ago -
Human Rights Groups have produced evidence that bodies of African refugees have been found in the desert with organs missing. Apparently, African refugees from Ethiopia and Sudan are having their organs stolen in the Sinai Desert by the same people who ar
UN Appeals for Funds for Somali, Eritrean Refugees
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, africa, Ethiopia, HumanRights, UnitedNations, news )

- 2205 days ago -
The United Nations and Ethiopia appealed Wednesday for 13 million dollars to help the increasing number of Somali refugees entering the country each day.
Construction of Dam Will Devastate Local Communities
World  (tags: Ethiopia, Kenya, Gibe III, dam construction, devastating, environmental impact assesment, Omo river, Lake Turkana, inflaw of water, affected, critics )

- 2255 days ago -
According to an independent environmental impact assesment (EIA) done by the Africa Resources Working Group (ARWG), a cluster of eight scholars and consultants from the United States, Europe and Eastern Africa, the building of Gibe III upstream of the Omo
TOMORROW!!! "Why We Are Impatient Optimists" Live Webcast!!!
World  (tags: US,, Bono, Bill Gates, Melinda Gates, optimists, impatience, global poverty, global health, Ethiopia, global disease )

- 2403 days ago -
Please join on Tues, October 27, at 7 PM (EST) for a live online webcast, titled "Living Proof: Why we are Impatient Optimists."...RSVP to watch! Subject: Fighting Global Poverty & Disease!
Ethiopian Troops Cross Deeper Into Somalia: Residents
World  (tags: ethiopia, somalia, africa, violence, world )

- 2540 days ago -
Heavily-armed Ethiopian soldiers crossed into central Somalia on Friday and entered a town controlled by a pro-government militia nearly 30 kms (19 miles) from the border, residents said.
Whistle-Blower on Ethiopia Child Sex Abuse Free
World  (tags: Ethiopia, children abuse, children )

- 3001 days ago -
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) -- A British teacher who was convicted of defamation after a report she made exposed sexual abuse at a children's charity in Ethiopia will not serve time in jail, a court ruled Friday.
Ask Officials in Ethiopia to Release Four Teachers Immediately! - URGENT ACTION
World  (tags: ACTION ALERT, teachers, Ethiopia, HumanRights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, politics, africa, ethics )

- 3189 days ago -
Four Ethiopian teachers are being held at Kaliti Prison in the capital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. None of them have committed or been charged with any crime; they are in jail only because they publicly expressed their opinions in a peaceful way.
Famous Fossil Lucy Leaves Ethiopia
World  (tags: fossils, Lucy, hominid, relic, Ethiopia )

- 3216 days ago -
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - After 3.2 million years in East Africa, one of the world's most famous set of fossils was quietly flown out of Ethiopia overnight for a U.S. tour that some experts say is a dangerous gamble with an irreplaceable relic.

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