Archives for: "December 2009, 27"

Australia suspends adoptions from Ethiopia

December 27th, 2009
Australia suspends adoptions from Ethiopia STORY HIGHLIGHTS The Australian Government has suspended all child adoptions from Ethiopia Australia's ABC Television aired an investigation report last September exposing the shady business of some adoption… more »

Ethiopia launches children’s parliament

December 27th, 2009
Ethiopia launches children’s parliament APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopia on Sunday launched a children’s parliament with the objective of promoting children’s rights. The launching is part of the world initiative aimed at promoting children’s rights… more »

Record Number of Ethiopians fled to Yemen in 2009 - Video

December 27th, 2009
Ethiopian Refugees in Yemen Record Number of Ethiopians fled to Yemen in 2009 - Video France24's REPORTERS program today aired a special documentary about refugees fleeing Ethiopia and Somalia to Yemen. The report cited Ethiopia's increasing poverty and… more »