Latest additions in the knowledge base

This study analysed the livelihood strategies of rural households and determinants of their choices for climate change adaptation using Harresaw and Shumsheha communities in the Tigray and Amhara regions respectively.
Climate Services (Elsevier)
Climate observations, local people’s experiences, and memories of weather and drought patterns were analysed in this work to better understand the climate risks in Ethiopia and provide actionable knowledge to facilitate adaptations.
Nature Scientific Reports
An illustration of a child carry water through an area affected by drought to their homes in canisters.
Since October 2020 large parts of Eastern Africa have been experiencing extended dry conditions punctuated by short intense rainfall events that often led to flash floods.
World Weather Attribution

DRR Community in Ethiopia


Sendai Framework Focal Point

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National Platform

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National policies and plans


This national guideline was established in order to guide policy-makers and health professionals regarding the coronavirus disease 2019 epidemic in Ethiopia. It details the standardized approach for utilization of the limited resource of the country

Ethiopia - government

Ethiopia‟s National Adaptation Plan (NAP-ETH) builds on ongoing efforts to address climate change in the country‟s development policy framework, including the Climate Resilient Green Economy (CRGE) strategy and the second Growth and Transformation Plan

Ethiopia - government

This document provides detailed sector-wise checklists of climate change mitigation and adaptation activities in Ethiopia to support the implementation of Ethiopia's Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP II) for the period 2016-2020 and the Climate

Ethiopia - government CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security

Risk and governance profile(s)

Cover - Ethiopia VNC MTR
Ethiopia's Voluntary National Report for the Midterm Review of the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (MTR SF).
Ethiopia - government
This assessment describes seven important climatic impact drivers for Ethiopia, with a special focus on the regions Afar; Amhara; Oromia; Southern Nations, Nationalities, And Peoples´ Region (SNNP) and Tigray.
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research HFFA Research