Tewodros Tefera—a surgeon and father—is one of 60,000+ people who have fled ethnic violence in Ethiopia’s Tigray region. Since entering Sudan, he has worked nonstop treating patients with the Sudanese Red Crescent Society—without running water or electricity. Fresh from…
Nearly 700 health workers were killed and thousands more were attacked between 2016 and 2020, according to a Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition report released this morning. COVID-19 Connection: Most attacks occurred in conflict zones, but the pandemic led to…
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In Tigray, sexual violence has become a key weapon in the civil war that began in November in the mountainous region of northern Ethiopia.
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60,000+ people have fled Ethiopia’s Tigray region for Sudan, after months of conflict culminated in civilian massacres, destruction of health facilities, and a humanitarian crisis with at least 1 million displaced,
Even as they were making countless sacrifices during the pandemic, health workers were targeted in 1,100+ attacks last year, according to a
A humanitarian disaster is unfolding in Ethiopia as government and allied forces battling anti-government Tigray forces have been accused of sexual violence in the country’s north. Pro-government forces “operating with near-total impunity” are involved in gang rapes of…