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News Ethiopia Health: Ethiopia Gears Up for Increased Cancer Control with New Equipment, Training and Smooth Licensing

Published on: Sunday 22 December 2019
Ethiopia Gears Up for Increased Cancer Control with New Equipment, Training and Smooth Licensing
News source: https://www.iaea.org/newscenter/news/ethiopia-gears-up-for-increased-cancer-control-with-new-equipment-training-and-smooth-licensing

Oncologists and public health officials are well aware that Ethiopia has a lot of catching up to do: the IAEA recommends four radiotherapy machines per one million people, a ratio that will take many ...

News Ethiopia Health: Catholic agency says Nobel Prize can shine light on peacebuilding in Ethiopia

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Catholic agency says Nobel Prize can shine light on peacebuilding in Ethiopia
News source: https://cruxnow.com/church-in-africa/2019/10/23/catholic-agency-says-nobel-prize-can-shine-light-on-peacebuilding-in-ethiopia/

A leading Catholic aid agency in Ethiopia is working to “foster lasting peace and address the root causes of the conflict” affecting the country, and hopes the recent Nobel Peace prize for Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will “spotlight” the positive results recently achieved in the East African country.

News Ethiopia Health: Ethiopian Cardinal Discusses Hope of Peace and What He Learned From St. John Paul II

Published on: Tuesday 22 October 2019
Ethiopian Cardinal Discusses Hope of Peace and What He Learned From St. John Paul II
News source: http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/ethiopian-cardinal-discusses-hope-of-peace-and-what-he-learned-from-st.-joh

These are great riches which Ethiopia can share with many parts of Africa and the world. With poverty you have to work, and at the moment there are many programs to try to alleviate poverty. One is ...

News Ethiopia Health: Stony Silence From Eritrea As Ethiopia Basks In Nobel Glow

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
Stony Silence From Eritrea As Ethiopia Basks In Nobel Glow
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/stony-silence-eritrea-ethiopia-basks-nobel-glow-2848950

While Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was praised for efforts ... In June, officials ordered the closure of Catholic-run health centres after church leaders published a letter expressing concern ...

News Ethiopia Health: Mortality of children under 5 down in Ethiopia: Report

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Mortality of children under 5 down in Ethiopia: Report
News source: https://www.aa.com.tr/en/africa/mortality-of-children-under-5-down-in-ethiopia-report/1621611

UNICEF representative to Ethiopia Adele Khodr, and Kalkidan Hailemariam, the children’s parliament speaker of Addis Ababa city. Government officials, researchers, representatives of international ...

News Ethiopia Health: Ethiopian Student Torpout Nyarikjor Creates a Non-Invasive Malaria Detection Device

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Ethiopian Student Torpout Nyarikjor Creates a Non-Invasive Malaria Detection Device
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910040466.html

Torpout Nyarikjor, an engineering student at Dilla University in southern Ethiopia has invented a malaria detection device. The "Tor" which is the name of the device, uses lasers to ascertain infection in the blood and is 70% accurate.

News Ethiopia Health: Ethiopia: Remarks By Ambassador Michael Raynor At the Launch of the 'Zero Malaria Starts With Me' Campaign

Published on: Thursday 03 October 2019
Ethiopia: Remarks By Ambassador Michael Raynor At the Launch of the 'Zero Malaria Starts With Me' Campaign
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910040356.html

But the good news is that global efforts to fight malaria and malaria-caused deaths are working, and Ethiopia is at the forefront of that success. Through the outstanding efforts of the Federal ...

News Ethiopia Health: Ethiopian Migrants Die of Hunger and Thirst in Stranded Boat: U.N. Agency

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Ethiopian Migrants Die of Hunger and Thirst in Stranded Boat: U.N. Agency
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/07/31/world/middleeast/31reuters-yemen-security-migrants.html

"Those on board reported that lives were lost due to hunger, thirst & intentional drowning, while some people died in Yemen, as they could not reach health facilities in time," it added. The boat, ...

News Ethiopia Health: Research delivers insight into the Ethiopia and Djibouti Heavy Equipment market during the period 2019-2026

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Research delivers insight into the Ethiopia and Djibouti Heavy Equipment market during the period 2019-2026
News source: https://www.marketwatch.com/press-release/research-delivers-insight-into-the-ethiopia-and-djibouti-heavy-equipment-market-during-the-period-2019-2026-2019-07-31

The Ethiopia and Djibouti heavy equipment industry experiences ... an intelligent telematics service for monitoring health of machine and provision of weekly reports. It also launched a latest update ...

News Ethiopia Health: Ethiopia: Ethnic Violence Fuels Cycles of Displacement in Ethiopia

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
Ethiopia: Ethnic Violence Fuels Cycles of Displacement in Ethiopia
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907160175.html

Press Release - Thousands of people have shuttled back and forth between Southern Ethiopia's Gedeo and Guji areas over the past 15 months following an outbreak of ethnic violence in April 2018 and repeated efforts by authorities to relocate them. The camps where they were staying have now been closed, but many people remain displaced, sheltering either in host communities or in their areas of origin. The majority live in precarious conditions with little humanitarian assistance, struggling to protect their children from m

News Ethiopia Health: Thousands continue to protest cop’s killing of Ethiopian teen

Published on: Monday 01 July 2019
Thousands continue to protest cop’s killing of Ethiopian teen
News source: https://www.timesofisrael.com/liveblog-july-1-2019/

Ethiopian-Israeli activists have long claimed that they suffered ... with special forces in the Puli Mahmood Khan neighborhood of the Afghan capital. The health ministry says at least one person had ...

News Ethiopia Health: Advancing Equity in Health Systems by Addressing Racial Justice

Published on: Tuesday 25 June 2019
Advancing Equity in Health Systems by Addressing Racial Justice
News source: https://ssir.org/articles/entry/advancing_equity_in_health_systems_by_addressing_racial_justice

To illustrate our approach to these problems, we share lessons from IHI’s work with health systems in three settings—the United States, Brazil, and Ethiopia—to advance racial equity. In 2017, IHI ...

News Ethiopia Health: Seven local students travel to Ethiopia to provide clean water to rural school

Published on: Sunday 02 June 2019
Seven local students travel to Ethiopia to provide clean water to rural school
News source: https://www.fredericknewspost.com/news/education/schools/public_k-12/high_school/catoctin/seven-local-students-travel-to-ethiopia-to-provide-clean-water/article_e24eb276-ccec-560a-8a2b-dd12e991c4d8.html

“And the [Ethiopian] community said their most difficult problem ... “It’s better for their health, it’s better for their concentration at school as well.” About 20 students have been working on the ...

News Ethiopia Health: Speaking up against sexual violence, domestic abuse in Ethiopia

Published on: Sunday 02 June 2019
Speaking up against sexual violence, domestic abuse in Ethiopia
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/sexual-abuse-children-ethiopia-taboo-190529122211383.html

Ethiopian society tends to cover up the abuse ... Do they know abuse reporting methods and do health facilities have enough rape kits?" she said. Acknowledging the progress made so far, she added: "My ...

News Ethiopia Health: My daughter was killed on the Ethiopian Airlines flight. We need to keep unsafe planes on the ground

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
News source: https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/14/perspectives/ethiopian-airlines-flight-302-boeing

My daughter was on that plane because she was flying from Ethiopia to Kenya for her first assignment with a health systems development organization. She boarded a Boeing 737 Max 8, the same model of ...

News Ethiopia Health: Ethiopia: Medical Interns Past Compromise

Published on: Thursday 16 May 2019
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201905160666.html

While other sectors have been changing, the health sector has remained stagnant, according to Berhanu Nega (MD), vice president of the Ethiopian Medical Association. "The myriad of problems in the ...

News Ethiopia Health: Ethiopia: diarrhea outbreak claims 12 lives

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
News source: https://menafn.com/1098528865/Ethiopia-diarrhea-outbreak-claims-12-lives?src=Rss

according to Beyene Moges, deputy director general of Ethiopia Public Health Institute. ...