Ethiopian Women for Peace and Development

Thousands of Ethiopian women have turned to begging with their children in order to survive, advocacy group has said. The group claims that thousands of Ethiopian children are dying of malnutrition every day, as a result of a famine affecting close to six million people – but which remains hidden from the public and from the international community. The group has called for donor agencies to reassess their development efforts in Ethiopia, saying that the government’s policies on land, more