Source: United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) |

Embassy of Japan gives UNICEF Ethiopia US$ 2.5 million to meet the water, sanitation, and hygiene needs of internally displaced populations

UNICEF Ethiopia’s total humanitarian appeal for children for 2019 is pegged at US$ 124.1 million and aims to reach 3.7 million people, including two million children

The Embassy of Japan in Ethiopia has contributed US$ 2.5 million to UNICEF Ethiopia to help alleviate the water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) needs of some 400,000-people displaced by droughts and ethnic conflicts. UNICEF will use the funds over 12 months to provide lifesaving WASH services to internally displaced populations…

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FAO and Ministry of Agriculture Formulating Future Scenarios 2050 of Livestock Production Systems

The objectives of the workshop were to formulate with the participants different future scenarios towards 2050

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in collaboration with Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation (MoALR) conducted a three-day technical workshop to formulate livestock development scenarios 2050 in Egypt under the Africa Sustainable Livestock 2050 (ASL 2050) project, funded by The United States Agency for International Development (USAID).…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The State of Qatar |

Qatar's Ambassador to Ethiopia: Abiy Ahmed's Visit to Doha Enhances Stability in the Horn of Africa

HE the Ambassador noted that this is the first visit of the Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed after taking office

HE Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Hamad bin Mohammed Al Dosari, underlined that the official visit of HE Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed Ali to Doha on Tuesday comes in the framework of promoting and strengthening the bilateral relations and joint…

Source: CAJ News Africa |

What on earth is Djibouti doing?

In its quest for development, Djibouti has enlisted China’s help

Djibouti is destroying itself in its quest for development In its quest for development, Djibouti has enlisted China’s help. The African country sees itself as the tail wagging the dog, but nothing could be further from the truth. China has its eyes set on Africa as a means to enrich…

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Premiere in Africa of the documentary "Cuba in Africa"

The material is based on the contribution of Cuba to the independence struggles of African countries, as well as to the preservation of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of them

The premiere in Africa of the documentary "Cuba in Africa" made by the Ethiopian Negash Abdourahman was presented at the Embassy of Cuba in this capital. The material is based on the contribution of Cuba to the independence struggles of African countries, as well as to the preservation of the sovereignty and…

World Council of Churches (WCC)
Source: World Council of Churches (WCC) |

World Council of Churches (WCC) to hold Midday Prayer for those grieving after flight disaster

Prayers will focus on grieving family, friends and colleagues who lost loved ones from UN agencies, the WCC and other organizations

The World Council of Churches (WCC) is inviting the public, media, and all people of goodwill to join in a Midday Prayer on 20 March. Prayers will focus on grieving family, friends and colleagues who lost loved ones from UN agencies, the WCC and other organizations who perished in the…

Source: Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, London, UK |

UK’s National Army Museum to hand over locks of hair belonging to Emperor Tewodros II of Ethiopia

Accordingly, both sides have agreed that the National Army Museum and the Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia will jointly oversee the hand-over

Following discussions between the Ambassador of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Mr Fesseha Shawel Gebre and the Director of the United Kingdom’s National Army Museum, Brigadier Justin Maciejewski DSOMBE, an agreement has been reached on the manner and style of the hand-over to the Government of Ethiopia of locks of…

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Freetown's Cotton Tree joins Ireland's Global Greening Initiative

The historic Cotton Tree in Freetown will join almost 400 iconic attractions worldwide turning green to celebrate St. Patrick's Day for the first time in 2019

​Freetown's Cotton Tree joins Ireland's Global Greening Initiative for the first time in 2019 The historic Cotton Tree in Freetown will join almost 400 iconic attractions worldwide turning green to celebrate St. Patrick's Day for the first time in 2019. Tourism Ireland's Global Greening initiative, now in its tenth year,…

Embassy of France in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Source: Embassy of France in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia |

Visit of a MEDEF International delegation to Ethiopia

The expertise of French companies in smart cities, water treatment and urban planning was a major topic of discussion

A delegation of MEDEF International (French business confederation) led by Mr Philippe DELLEUR, Senior Vice President for Public Affairs at Alstom, visited Ethiopia on 14th and 15th March, 2019. During their visit, the delegation comprised of 20 French companies was received by Mrs Sahle-Work Zewde, President of the Federal Democratic Republic…

Embassy of France in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Source: Embassy of France in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia |

Seven franco-ethiopian agreements signed

Signing ceremony of 7 franco-Ethiopian agreements on space cooperation and economic cooperation

Seven agreements, one public agreement and six private agreements, has been signed on the sidelines of the state visit to Ethiopia of the president of the French Republic, M. Emmanuel Macron : 1. Memorandum of Understanding between the Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute and the National Center for Space Studies…