Demewez Moges Haile

Coordinator of Agriculture & Nutrition Linkage Project

Bahir Dar, Amhara Region


"Food insecurity is misperceived as the unavailability of food. Amhara region is an example of having a surplus production, while 52% of children are underdeveloped. It’s time to fill that gap.”

Read his personal story

  • 52% of children in Amhara region are stunted, suffering from chronic malnutrition, compared to the national average of 44%
  • 40% of Ethiopia’s teff production is produced in Amhara region. This small grain is used in everyday cooking