Tag Archives: Save The Children

Great to see the first ShelterBox tent go up in Dolo Ado

I got back Ethiopia yesterday, after a mammoth 5-day journey, topped off by a cancelled flight in Melbourne and a 14hr lay over! Nice. I’ve been away for just over a month, my longest ShelterBox deployment yet. This deployment had … Continue reading

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ShelterBoxes arrive in Addis Ababa!

It’s taken a while, and there have a few administrative mountains to climb, a few moments of high drama, but 1600 Shelterboxes have finally arrived at Bole Cargo Terminal, Addis Ababa. I really must thank Ethiopian AirlinesĀ and UNHCRĀ for their last … Continue reading

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ShelterBox response to the famine in Southern Ethiopia

I haven’t blogged for a couple of weeks and that’s because I’ve been in Addis Ababa with my friend and colleague, Dave Ray, exploring ways of getting much needed ShelterBox aid into Ethiopia. Down in the South of the country, … Continue reading

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