The right to play
Five-year-old Hennock wants to be a pilot. “A pilot in a helicopter,” he says. “I want to go anywhere I like. I want to take my friends to the countryside!”
Battling female genital mutilation
Kebebush, 22, from Goriche, Ethiopia, is standing proud in her campaign shirt ahead of 6 February - International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation.
Youth laud MSE for upturn in fortunes
Dasashe Dinku, 19, completed 10th grade but was unemployed until a year ago.
Plan Ethiopia affirms pledge to improve children lives
Plan Ethiopia has reaffirmed its commitment to improving the lives of children through partnership with various actors. Plan Ethiopia Country Director David Throp said the organisation in collaboration with its partners has been carrying out a range of child centred community development projects in health, education, and livelihood sectors, among others.
Choosing education over marriage
Ethiopia has one of the highest rates of early marriage in the world, but educating girls can cause these rates to decline as they will be empowered to have an active voice in decision making.