UN welcomes Ethiopian policy to allow Eritrean refugees to live outside camps

Ethiopia has recently decided to take a new approach to Eritrean refugees by allowing them to live outside camps, a move welcomed by the United Nations refugee agency.

Food assistance needs in Ethiopia rising for 2010, UN relief wing reports

The number of people in Ethiopia who will need food assistance this year has risen to 5.2 million, an increase of several hundred thousand from estimates released just two months ago by United Nations relief agencies and the Horn of Africa nation’s Government.