Assessment of the magnitude and causes of young stock mortality in major production systems of Ethiopia

Lead researcher – Dr. Tsegaw Fentie, University of Gondar Collaborators Dr. Wudu Temesgen, University of Gondar Dr. Achenef Melaku, University of Gondar Mr. Getachew Assefa, University of Gondar Dr. Shimelis Tesfaye, University of Gondar Dr. Feyissa Fufa, Jimma University Mr. Zemene Adane, Jimma University Dr. Ayalew Niguse, Jigjiga University Mr. Bosenu Alemu, Jigjiga University Dr. Fikre…

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The Drought in Ethiopia: Impacts of Rural Women

These Field Notes from the AKLDP examine the impacts of the El Nino drought on young female youth and women in North and South Gondar. The notes describe impacts on workload, health and diet, home and community life, and education, including high school drop-out rates. View the Field Notes El Nino Impacts Rural Women

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The Drought in Ethiopia: Farmer perspectives and food price trends

The AKLDP is producing rapid analysis of the drought in Ethiopia to support aid responses. We are producing Field Notes which summarise how farmers describe the devastating impacts of the drought in Amhara, Oromia and Tigray regions, and Food Price briefs to track rising cereal and pulse prices, and food security implications. These Field Notes are now available:…

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