During 2013, IDRB-Ethiopia operated two medical clinic/nutritional feeding projects in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia. The Dire Dawa Health Initiative Project the Dire Dawa Health, Nutrition, and Community Health Education Project were concluded on May 31, 2013. In the fall of 2013, IDRB entered into its third year as a partner with Voice in the Wilderness Development Organization (VWDO) as a funding-partner for the operation of two elementary schools in the Afar Region of Ethiopia. In February 2013 IDRB completed implementation of the Melkadida Refugee Camp Schools Supplies Project.