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- Young women’s household bargaining power in marriage and parenthood in Ethiopia
- N. Chuta / Young Lives 2017
- In Ethiopian government policy, marriage under the age of 18 is considered early marriage or child marriage and is categorised as a harmful traditional practice. Efforts to tackle harmful traditional pr...
- Understanding children’s experiences of violence in Ethiopia: evidence from Young Lives
- A. Pankhurst; N. Negussie; E. Mulugeta / Young Lives 2016
- Violence affecting children in many forms is widespread in Ethiopia, and indeed in sub-Saharan Africa more generally. Physical, emotional and sexual violence in the home and community are commonplace; however, the underlying f...
- The interplay between community, household and child level influences on trajectories to early marriage in Ethiopia
- A. Pankhurst; A. Tiumelissan; N. Chuta / Young Lives 2016
- Child marriage is a global concern and a priority issue for the African Union; the Ethiopian government has devised a strategy to eliminate the practice by 2025. This paper analyses Young Lives survey and qualit...
- Scaling-up early learning in Ethiopia: exploring the potential of O-Class
- M. Woodhead; J. Rossiter; A. Dawes; A. Pankhurst / Young Lives 2017
- SDG Target 4.2 identifies pre-primary education as a strategy to strengthen school readiness and contribute to the quality and outcomes of education, which is supported by the powerful evidence from evaluation rese...
- Own ways of doing: national pride, power and China’s political calculus in Ethiopia
- R. Dittgen; A.A. Demissie / South African Institute of International Affairs 2017
- Chinas evolving position as a key economic actor in Africa, a diplomatic heavyweight in local conflict resolution and a new entrant into peacekeeping, security co-operation and capacity building, illustrates significant ...
- Combining long-lasting insecticidal nets and indoor residual spraying for malaria prevention in Ethiopia: study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial
- W. Deressa / BioMed Central 2016
- Background: Long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) and indoor residual spraying (IRS) are the main malaria prevention interventions in Ethiopia. There is conflicting evidence that the combined application of both interventions is bett...
- Ethiopia’s effective climate diplomacy: lessons for other nations
- International Institute for Environment and Development 2016
- Despite its Least Developed Country status, Ethiopia has played a leading role in climate diplomacy. This briefing explores the factors behind Ethiopias success in order to draw lessons for other nations. Meles Zenawi, the late ...
- Association between malaria and malnutrition among children aged under-five years in Adami Tulu District, south-central Ethiopia: a case-control study
- B. Shikur; W. Deressa; B. Lindtjørn / BMC Public Health 2016
- Background: Malaria and malnutrition are the major causes of morbidity and mortality in under-five children in developing countries such as Ethiopia. Malnutrition is the associated cause for about half of the deaths that occur among u...
- Self-reported acute pesticide intoxications in Ethiopia
- A.W. Nigatu; M. Bråtveit; B.E. Moen / BMC Public Health 2016
- Background. Pesticide exposure is an important public health concern in Ethiopia, but there is limited information on pesticide intoxications. Residents may have an increased risk of pesticide exposure through proximity of their homes...
- Spatial variations in child undernutrition in Ethiopia: Implications for intervention strategies (PhD theses)
- S.H. Gebreyesus / University of Bergen 2016
- Background: Ethiopia is one of the countries with the highest burden of undernutrition, with rates of stunting and underweight as high as 40% and 25%, respectively. National efforts are underway for an accelerated reduction of undernu...