“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
"The United Nations Development Programme in Ethiopia announced the appointment of its Goodwill Ambassador for E
Longstanding cultural norms make life hard for many women in Addis Ababa, including deep-seated chauvinism that is ap
The first assembly of Ethiopian Women's Federation was held in Adama, in Oromia Regional State at the weekend.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education Demeke Mekonnen said women have significantly contributed in the effo
Gender equality is an issue that is afforded a significant amount of attention right now in Ethiopia.
The Ethiopian military responded to an April 2012 attack on a large commercial farm in Gambella region with arbitrary
The 9th Choice Women First 5Km run organized by Great Ethiopian Run will be held on Sunday March 11, 2012.
Saudi Arabian officials strip-searched 29 Christian women and assaulted six Christian men after arresting them for ho
As Ethiopian women's rights organisations struggle to stay afloat following government legislation that prohibits the
On several occasions, the Ethiopian media have reported about the prevalence of illegal trafficking in persons, mostl
Nearly 2,000 Ethiopian migrants trapped in violence-hit Yemen are being evacuated, the International Organization for
The fistula usually develops when prolonged labour presses the unborn child so tightly in the birth canal that blood
The incidents took place in the town of Sagag where Ina (The daughter of) Sheikh Mahamud Sheikh Abdillahi and Halima
Addis Ababa, 3 December 2010 – With support from JRS, a group of refugee women have recently launched a beauty
The Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples' Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa, better known as th
Structural change is expected within the ruling Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front's (EPRDF) top leade
Food is scarce in Ethiopia, where most of the population lives in rural, drought-prone areas in a state of chronic po
Married at just 13 years of age, Fantaye Adem wishes her life had been different.
Living in Westlands, Nairobi, my neighborhood is filled with expats and fancy malls.
A two-day Karamoja Women for Peace-building Networking Meeting organized by the Conflict Early Warning and Response M
Gender activists from East and Southern Africa have expressed shock at the backward trends in the 50/50 campaign in r