HFH Ethiopia: Jonathan Reckford travelled to build

Of all the countries in which Habitat works, it’s in Ethiopia that we see some of the deepest housing need. Most of the population lives on less than US2 a day. Eighty percent of the population of Addis Ababa, where we’re working this week, lives in slum conditions....

Assisting families affected by drought

While Ethiopia continues to reel from the impacts of the El Niño-induced drought occurred in 2016, a new drought affects millions of people in southern and eastern low lands.  At least 8.5 million people need emergency food assistance.  As water sources have...

This Stuff Really Works!

By Martin Howden   The “stuff” that Habitat does in Ethiopia really works. My wife Liz and I have been volunteering with Habitat Global Village teams in Ethiopia since 2005.  We were on both the first and the last GV teams to visit Debre Marcos – and the...

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