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Hygiene Kits Improve Health in Ethiopian Refugee Camp

International Medical Corps has started working with communities in Ethiopia to ensure that those in need have adequate access to hygiene items.

Building Resilience, Saving Lives

Following a recent program visit to Ethiopia, International Medical Corps Senior Advisor Dennis Walto details the organization’s approach to delivering sustainable, humanitarian support in the field, supported by funding from the European Commission Office of Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO).

Combating Malnutrition in Children: The Next 1,000 Days

Five years after the international community identified the 1,000 days between pregnancy and a child’s second birthday as critical to that child’s future growth, International Medical Corps and partners are working hard to build on the progress made in childhood nutrition worldwide.

March 26, 2014 - Meeting Refugees’ Basic Needs: Fatuma’s Story

November 26, 2013 - International Medical Corps Marks 16 Days of Activism in Ethiopia

September 25, 2013 - Hygiene Kits Help Improve Health for Refugee Camps

July 31, 2013 - Building Resilience, Saving Lives

July 15, 2013 - A Role Model for Young Ethiopian Women

June 14, 2013 - Tea Talks Change Fartun’s Life, Inspire Her to Help Others

June 14, 2013 - Mental Health Services Reach Refugees in Dollo Ado

April 5, 2013 - Reaching Refugees with Disabilities: Hassen’s Story

September 5, 2012 - Keeping Her Children Healthy: Halimo's Story

September 4, 2012 - Staff Spotlight: Semira, International Medical Corps Hygiene Promotion Field Officer, Ethiopia

August 30, 2012 - Sanitation & Hygiene Efforts in Kobe Refugee Camp: Mohammed’s Story

August 27, 2012 - Water and Sanitation in Melkadida Refugee Camp: Fadumo's Story

April 15, 2012 - Meeting Basic Refugee Needs

April 4, 2012 - A Cup of Tea & Helpful Advice about Gender-Based Violence

March 22, 2012 - A Chronic Shortage of Safe Water: The Goro Abu Community, East Hararghe, Ethiopia

March 20, 2012 - International Medical Corps Improves Maternal Health Care in Food Insecure Areas of Ethiopia

January 20, 2012 - Six Months into East Africa Famine Emergency, a Story of Survival

January 19, 2012 - At Kobe Refugee Camp, a Simple and Sustainable Solution for Kunse

October 18, 2011 - International Medical Corps Receives $1.6 Million for East Africa Emergency Nutrition & Health Response

September 8, 2011 - PREVENTING HISTORY FROM REPEATING ITSELF

September 7, 2011 - Actress Sienna Miller, International Medical Corps Global Ambassador, Calls for Greater Attention to Humanitarian Crisis in East Africa Following Visit to Ethiopia

August 24, 2011 - Food Security Situation Deteriorating in Somaliland; International Medical Corps Teams Delivering Emergency Nutrition Relief in Sool & Sanaag Regions

August 11, 2011 - A Simple Campaign to Ensure Safe Drinking Water for Somali Refugees

July 2011 - ABC News: Be the Change, Save a Life (Famine in Horn of Africa)

July 28, 2011 - East Africa Drought & Famine Continue to Force Thousands Across Borders; 11.6 Million Now in Dire Need of Humanitarian Relief

July 21, 2011 - Famine Declared in Somalia – What Does it Really Mean?

July 21, 2011 - Somali Refugee Camps, Somali Region, Ethiopia

July 18, 2011 - As Famine Declared in Somalia, International Medical Corps Emergency Teams Responding Throughout East Africa

July 12, 2011 - Acute Malnutrition & High Risk of Child Mortality For Somali Refugees Caught in Drought Crisis; International Medical Corps Teams Responding

July 12, 2011 - Nutrition: A Mother and Child in Ethiopia

July 11, 2011 - In Rural Ethiopia, Giving Parents the Tools and Knowledge to Maintain Nutritional Health of Their Children

July 8, 2011 - International Medical Corps Expands Emergency Response to Drought Crisis in East Africa

June 22, 2011 - A Home Away From Home: Life in the Somali Refugee Camps

April 15, 2011 - Marking International Women's Day in Ethiopia

November 19, 2010 - Empowering Families in Ethiopia through International Medical Corps’ Gender-based Violence Response Program

November 8, 2010 - For Villagers in Ethiopia, Sanitation and Hygiene Education the Key to Long-term Health

December 11, 2009 - International Medical Corps Launches Program to Combat Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Somali Refugee Camp

August 10, 2009 - International Medical Corps Pilots Mother Child Care Groups in Rural Ethiopia

July 03, 2008 - The Green Famine

July 03, 2008 - International Medical Corps Health Alert

June 2008 - ABC News: Ethiopia is on the Verge of Major Famine

August 07, 2007 - Transforming Child Birth in Rural Ethiopia

March 15, 2007 - Saving 10-year-old Abdi

December 02, 2006 - International Medical Corps agricultural specialist provides women with education and skills to combat malnutrition

November 23, 2006 -Faran and his burn

October 17, 2006 - Supporting livelihoods to overcome Ethiopia’s cycle of drought; increase food security

August 01, 2006 - Curtailed dreams: International Medical Corps works to give children a second chance at a real childhood and education

July 01, 2006 - International Medical Corps Ethiopia works to ease drought impact by teaching women good nutrition and economic self-sufficiency

May 23, 2006 - Health situation in Ethiopia deteriorating, despite rains

April 12, 2006 - Mental Health in Africa: International Medical Corps to Highlight Innovative Programs

Feb. 28, 2006 - International Medical Corps Responds to Devastating Drought in Ethiopia

January 01, 2006 - International Medical Corps Responds to Devastating Drought in Ethiopia

June 01, 2004 - Community-based therapeutic care: Empowering communities in Ethiopia to care for their own

A mother holds her malnourished child at International Medical Corps’ outpatient therapeutic feeding clinic in Bolosso Sorie, Ethiopia. The compounding effects of drought and rising food prices have made basic staples unaffordable to many in Ethiopia.

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Ethiopia
A slideshow of Photographs by Julie Pudlowski

BBC Lifeline
Mental health work with Somali refugees in Ethiopia.

BBC RADIO: Somali Refugees in Ethiopia 1
Psychiatrist Lynne Jones treats refugees in Eastern Ethiopia.

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