Transforming . in Ethiopia

Akeza will never forget .

Help girls like Akeza rewrite the story on period poverty.

Alemitu will never forget .

Help Ethiopians rewrite the story of childbirth injuries.

Tirualem will never forget .

Help Ethiopians rewrite their education story.

Gemeda will never forget .

Help Ethiopians like Gemeda rewrite his future.

Asegedch will never forget .

Help Ethiopians rewrite the story for Ethiopia’s elderly.

Your support enables vulnerable Ethiopians to rewrite their stories

Ethiopia is a vibrant country experiencing positive development and growth, yet the cycle of poverty is extreme. The poorest and most marginalised are ever more vulnerable. Our Ethiopian partners provide the urgent help needed to make sure no one is left behind.

We hope that there will be a swift and peaceful resolution. Our thoughts are with all of our partners and the people of Ethiopia.

Read updates from our partners on how they have been affected by COVID-19 and they are managing the situation.

Read our founder, Sir Alec’s message regarding the recent threat of COVID-19 to our partners in Ethiopia and our supporters in the UK here.

We learned the sad news that the wonderful Dr Catherine Hamlin died peacefully at home in Addis Ababa on Wednesday 18 March.  She was 96 years old.
Dr Hamlin will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.  Ethiopiaid is proud to have supported her work and we are committed to ensuring that her legacy continues.
Please read Dr Hamlin’s obituary here.
If you would like to help us continue Dr Hamlin’s legacy, please make a gift here.

Our vision and mission

Our vision – an Ethiopia in which every person has access to quality education, healthcare and a life of dignity.

Our mission – breaking the cycle of poverty by empowering local communities so they can realise their potential.

How we help ⪢

Ethiopiaid partners with trusted local organisations to improve the lives of Ethiopia’s most vulnerable.

Where we help ⪢

Learn more about our where our partners are making change in Ethiopia.

How you can help ⪢

Whatever your circumstances, there’s a way you can help a vulnerable person rewrite their story.

Latest news

Welcome to our Winter Newsletter!

We hope you will take inspiration from the stories you read in our newsletter and feel proud of the work you support and make possible.

Emergency Appeal Update

At the beginning of the year, we shared with you news of the devastating locust and drought crisis that was sweeping across the Afar region

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