Transforming lives in Ethiopia

Drought crisis – our response

People and camels in a very dry landscape, with blue water containers and sacks of supplies

In response to the current drought and worsening food crisis in the Afar region of Ethiopia, we have sent additional funding to our partner, the Afar Pastoralist Development Association (APDA).  Over the last few months Ethiopia has seen extremely low levels of rainfall leading to droughts, failure of crops and death of herds.  In the […]

Emergency Appeal – latest update from APDA

As the conflict has spread into the Afar region, our partner APDA has been working to assist over 70,000 displaced people fleeing the fighting along the borders with the Tigray and Amhara regions. The pastoralist community and people from towns in the Afar region are fleeing before the fighting reaches them, struggling to stay a […]

Latest report from APDA

Our partner, APDA, are working in the field to provide life-saving support for displaced people. Read the latest report to our CEO, Lisa, from their founder, Valerie Browning: Hi Lisa, I’m currently sat at my desk and fishing through my inbox having got back late last night. We went almost into Tigray but went to […]