This month we are thrilled to announce that two new members have joined the EEF management team. Gizalem Derege joins us officially as our new Programme Director Ethiopia and Lidia Gebremedhin has been appointed Programme Manager Ethiopia. Both Gizalem and Lidia have been members of our EEF family for a long time, having previously been scholars...
This quarter, Adonias is working on a course called “Management of Special Information in Agriculture". Using drones, they identify nutrition deficiency in crop production.
Schools are closed in Addis Ababa now and we’re trying to keep our energy levels up during this difficult time.
This week, our new Boys Hostel Manager Simone landed in Addis. He joins us from Italy, after having worked in Honduras for a fantastic education charity.
Simone's update about EEF during the corona crisis
Just before the weekend amazing news has reached us: Bertukan and Melat, two of EEF's wonderful high school students, have been awarded full Mastercard scholarships at Earth University. After their graduation this summer, they will be jetting off to Costa Rica where they will study Agricultural Science. They were the only successful candidates from the...
Covid-19 is also starting to take a grip on life in Ethiopia. As of today there have “only” been 12 reported cases but things could obviously get much worse over the coming weeks.