Paving the Road to Palliative Care in Ethiopia

In Ethiopia, end of life care is a responsibility that is borne by community groups known as ‘Iddir.’ Originally, these groups were established to help cover funeral expenses and arrange burials, but their role has developed over the years to become one of caring for elderly and terminally ill members of Ethiopian communities.  Most Iddir […]

Ethiopia: The Globe’s Worst Displacement Crisis

The ongoing conflicts in Ethiopia have manufactured one of the world’s most severe and least reported upon humanitarian crisis in recent history. Since his election in 2018, Prime-Minister Abiy Ahmed had made huge strides for the nation in human rights, economic policy and foreign relations, including an official peace treaty signed with Eritrea. Ongoing Conflict […]