Five Million Tanzanians to Benefit from Improved Safety Nets

Over five million Tanzanians, more than half of them women, will benefit from improved social safety nets supported by new financing approved today by the World Bank Board of Executive …

Lebanese-American to Be Prosecuted for Working for Israel

BEIRUT - A Lebanese-American man was referred Friday to prosecutors after confessing he'd worked for Israel during its occupation of Lebanon for nearly two decades, a Lebanese security agency said.…

United States and Ethiopia Renew Partnership to End Tuberculosis

The United States and Ethiopia officially signed a new statement of partnership agreement to continue working closely together to end tuberculosis (TB) across the country. United States Agency for International …

A proposed split in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church stokes ethnic, religious tensions

On September 1, 2019, an ad hoc committee formed by Oromo clerics from the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church (EOTC), declared their plan to establish a new regional parish administration unit …

Mexico, Italy Determined to Support Tourism Dev’t in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa Mexico and Italy have expressed willingness to continue supporting tourism development endeavors in Ethiopia.

Mexico's Ambassador, Victor M. Trevino told ENA that Ethiopia is a country with many …

USA, Ethiopia Renew Partnership to End Tuberculosis

Addis Ababa The US and Ethiopia have signed a new statement of partnership agreement to continue working closely together to end tuberculosis (TB) across the country, according to a press …

Ethiopia – Drastic deterioration of security conditions for humanitarian workers (DG ECHO, INGOs) (ECHO Daily Flash of 12 September 2019)

On 5 September, a few kilometers outside the South Sudanese refugee camp of Nguenyyiel in Gambella Regional State, in western Ethiopia, an Action Against Hunger (AAH) vehicle was stopped by …

Oxfam faces $160 million legal threat over Palestine aid project

Oxfam faces a $160 million counter-terror claim in a New York court. The case, brought by a pro-Israel lawyer and activist, alleges that the NGO contravened US law during its …