Changing weather modifies insect traits and can have an impact on their food, natural enemies and predators.
Over 60% of girls in Ethiopia are married by the age of 18. Many don't have support in negotiating with their husbands and families to take control of their own fertility.
The alarm being raised by multilateral financial institutions about rising government debt across Africa is exaggerated. The real problem is that African governments pay way over the odds for debt.
Abiy's administration should stop talking about reform and liberalisation and focus instead on stopping the country from sliding into disarray
Instead of allocating the Nile waters based on a fixed, perpetual water supply Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt must consider changes in weather patterns, among other factors.
Countries should promote alternatives to pesticides and more carefully examine how to prevent insect invasions in the first place
Despite more rainfall, devastating hot and dry spells are projected to become more frequent in the Upper Nile basin in the future.
Ethiopia's new political outfit could bring minority groups into the centre of power.
Ethiopian researchers put together maps which show where there are soil fertility issues and whether nutrients are missing.
In a country where there are more than 80 ethnic groups, the territorial solution isn't a feasible solution.
The prime minister may have won the Nobel Peace Prize but he has failed to quell the violence in his own backyard
Drought-driven humanitarian emergencies can be prevented if groundwater is reliably made available at strategic locations.
Abiy Ahmed was awarded the prize for efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea.
More than two out of three displaced people are not refugees, but remain within their own country.
While no deaths have been reported in Ethiopia so far, outbreaks of the mosquito-borne disease spread rapidly and have severe impacts on public health.
Prospective investors have the task of turning round an industry beset by technical challenges and incomplete planning
There are a number of effective interventions to prevent gender-based violence among adult women and men at risk of HIV infection. But little is known about the effectiveness of these in young people.
Amid New Year celebrations in Ethiopia, questions still linger around the possibility for sustained peace and stability.
The aviation ambitions of several African countries are linked to Chinese investment.
Parts of Ethiopia will likely be hotter, drier, and more water stressed - with consequences for human and economic development.