Ethiopia

Ethiopia

The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia is the second-most populous country in Sub-Saharan Africa, with about 90 million inhabitants, and one of the poorest in the region, with a per capita income of 470$ . It suffered intense droughts and famines, as well as prolonged conflicts throughout the 20th century. Since 2011, we have been providing technical assistance to Ethiopia-based partners focused on the country’s Amhara region, using a range of interactive tools such as radio, participatory theatre, comic books and mobile cinema to promote inclusive dialogue.

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#1 is most peaceful, equal, and democratic

peace

#119

out of
163 countries

gender equality

#124

out of
145 countries

democracy

#123

out of
167 countries

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The Team Ethiopia - The Team Ethiopia – known locally as Tena Budin – tackled issues of ethnicity, religion, and class. It served as a launching point for Ethiopian youth to discuss issues of diversity and interpersonal conflict. It was radio broadcast nationwide from July 2009 through July 2010.

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Enhancing Gender Equity through Participatory Communication in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia - In 2011, we started working in the Amhara region of Northern Ethiopia, to promote gen-der equality and increase the participation of women in decision-making on food security at the household and community levels. This project is in collaboration with Food for the Hungry (FH) and its partner, the […]

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Regional Project Coordinator
Gabrielle Solanet
SFCG – Ethiopia
Email: gsolanet@sfcg.org
Phone: (+32) 2 736 72 62

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