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Ethiopia: British Media Fuels Aid Apathy

Categories: Sub-Saharan Africa, Ethiopia, Food, Humanitarian Response, Media & Journalism

According to Ethiopian blogger, Daniel Berhane, British media fuels aid apathy [1]: “At a time when about 12 million people in the horn of Africa suffer from the worst drought in 60 years , British media is busy disenchanting private donations…Alas, at a time when only a third of the needed aid is supplied, Britain’s media inexplicably chose to fuel the aid apathy…”