Archives for August, 2015

Ethiopia: Living Under the Threat of Famine

By Daniel Teferra (PhD)* Recent reports coming out of Ethiopia are reminiscent of what occurred during the 1973-1974 and 1984-1985 famines. Video reports showed dead animals lying scattered across fields in rural Afar and Gojjam.  It is estimated that 4.5 million people will be in need of food by the end of the year. The...