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Kemiskinan di Ethiopia Meningkat Ekstrim

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Senin, 10 Agu 2020 19:00 WIB

Jakarta - Meski pernah menjadi Negara Adidaya Pertanian dan Ketahanan Pangan, Ethiopia kini harus mengalami kembali tingkat kemiskinannya meroket tajam akibat Corona.

Mother of two Amsale Hailemariam, a domestic worker who lost work because of the coronavirus, hangs clothes after washing them outside her small tent in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Friday, June 26, 2020. The virus arrived, and dreams faded for families, and entire countries. The world could see its first increase in extreme poverty in 22 years, further sharpening social inequities. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)

Ibu dua anak Amsale Hailemariam, seorang pekerja rumah tangga yang kehilangan pekerjaan karena virus Corona, berdiri di tenda kecilnya di ibu kota Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  

Mother of two Amsale Hailemariam, a domestic worker who lost work because of the coronavirus, hangs clothes after washing them outside her small tent in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Friday, June 26, 2020. The virus arrived, and dreams faded for families, and entire countries. The world could see its first increase in extreme poverty in 22 years, further sharpening social inequities. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)

Bank Dunia mengatakan akibat adanya virus Corona dan pembatasannyam hingga 100 juta lebih orang di dunia dapat jatuh ke kehidupan yang lebh pahit.  

Mother of two Amsale Hailemariam, a domestic worker who lost work because of the coronavirus, hangs clothes after washing them outside her small tent in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Friday, June 26, 2020. The virus arrived, and dreams faded for families, and entire countries. The world could see its first increase in extreme poverty in 22 years, further sharpening social inequities. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)

Sejak tahun 2000, Ethiopia menjadi salah satu negara di Afrika dengan tingkat kemiskinan tertinggi di dunia. Dan kini karena pandemi COVID-19 kemiskinan di Ethiopia semakin ekstrim.  

Mother of two Amsale Hailemariam, a domestic worker who lost work because of the coronavirus, hangs clothes after washing them outside her small tent in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Friday, June 26, 2020. The virus arrived, and dreams faded for families, and entire countries. The world could see its first increase in extreme poverty in 22 years, further sharpening social inequities. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)

World Bank menyebutkan bahwa Ethiopia pernah mengalami kemajuan luar biasa dalam kesejahteraan. Bahkan menduduki posisi ke-12 sebagai Negara Adidaya Pertanian dan Ketahanan Pangan menurut Food Sustainability Index (FSI) tepat satu tangga di bawah USA.  

Mother of two Amsale Hailemariam, a domestic worker who lost work because of the coronavirus, hangs clothes after washing them outside her small tent in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Friday, June 26, 2020. The virus arrived, and dreams faded for families, and entire countries. The world could see its first increase in extreme poverty in 22 years, further sharpening social inequities. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)

Namun kini, Ethiopia kembali harus mengalami tingkat kemiskinan yang semakin tinggi akibat pembatasan virus Corona.  

Mother of two Amsale Hailemariam, a domestic worker who lost work because of the coronavirus, hangs clothes after washing them outside her small tent in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Friday, June 26, 2020. The virus arrived, and dreams faded for families, and entire countries. The world could see its first increase in extreme poverty in 22 years, further sharpening social inequities. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)

Banyak warga yang harus dihentikan dari pekerjaan dan menambah jumlah angka pengangguran di Ethiopia.  

Mother of two Amsale Hailemariam, a domestic worker who lost work because of the coronavirus, hangs clothes after washing them outside her small tent in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Friday, June 26, 2020. The virus arrived, and dreams faded for families, and entire countries. The world could see its first increase in extreme poverty in 22 years, further sharpening social inequities. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)

Diketahui bahwa jumlah kasus positif virus Corona di Ethiopia mencapai 22.818 dengan 10.206 sembuh dan 407 orang meninggal dunia.  

Kemiskinan di Ethiopia Meningkat Ekstrim
Kemiskinan di Ethiopia Meningkat Ekstrim
Kemiskinan di Ethiopia Meningkat Ekstrim
Kemiskinan di Ethiopia Meningkat Ekstrim
Kemiskinan di Ethiopia Meningkat Ekstrim
Kemiskinan di Ethiopia Meningkat Ekstrim
Kemiskinan di Ethiopia Meningkat Ekstrim