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World Food Day marked in Ethiopia (Walta Information Centre)

Addis Ababa, 16 October 2014 (WIC) - The 34th World Food Day is marked yesterday here in Addis at the Ethiopian Agricultural Research Institute with the theme: 'Family Farming: Feeding the world and caring for the Earth.' (Full article . . .)

UNHCR lauds Ethiopia’s efforts to train refugees (Walta Information Centre)

Addis Ababa, 20 October 2014 (WIC) - The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has lauded Ethiopia's efforts to train refugees in addition to hosting them. (Full article . . .)

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia to choose int'l firm by December (Walta Information Centre)

Addis Ababa, 20 October 2014 (WIC) - Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia will choose by December an international firm to conduct studies on Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance Dam (GERD). (Full article . . .)

This ship in Las Palmas, Spain, is being loaded with WFP supplies and 1,920 metric tons of USAID-donated commodities and headed for Ebola response operations in Guinea. Photo: WFP/Enrique Pulido

18 October 2014 – The United Nations concluded today a meeting on strengthening the international community's support to efforts by the Governments of countries at the forefront of efforts to turn back the unfolding Ebola outbreak in West Africa, on tackling the crisis. (Full article . . .)

A burial team in protective gear carry the body of a woman suspected to have died from Ebola virus in Monrovia, Liberia. Oct, 18, 2014.

James Butty

October 20, 2014 1:48 AM

Could Ebola be on the decline in Liberia, the epicenter of the deadly virus that has killed more than 4,500 people, mostly in West Africa? (Full article . . .)