Monthly Archives: June 2015

Better science needed to guide policy decisions for sustainable development – UN report

30 June 2015 – A new United Nations flagship report launched today finds that solutions to the challenges to people and planet must build on clear scientific findings in order …

Nippon Foundation Nereus Program Reveals Critical State of World’s Oceans in 2050

TOKYO, June 30, 2015 / PRNewswire — A press conference was held on June 30, 2015, to announce the release of a new report about the sustainability of global marine …

Haile to End His Competitive Race At 2015 Great Ethiopian Run

The legendary Ethiopian athlete Haile Gebre-Selassie will end his competitive athletics career at the 15th edition of the Great Ethiopian Run (GER) International 10km race that is set to take …

Addis Youth Urged to Strengthen Voluntary Service

The Addis Ababa Youth Federation Kolfe Keraniyo Sub-city Saturday launched summer season youth voluntary service. The voluntary service was launched with blood donation and transplanting of seedlings.

Addis Ababa Youth …

IMC Conducts Mental Health Campaign

The International Medical Corps (IMC) in collaboration with UNHCR, US Government and Administration for Refugees – Returnees Affairs (ARRA) conducted a week-long Mental Health Campaign with the theme: ‘Let’s Sweep …

The Ever-Growing Capacity of Security Forces and Active Participation of the Public Has Lessened the Threat of Terrorism – Commander Moges Chekol [interview]

Last week on Thursday, Ethiopian Press reporters held an exclusive interview with Commander Moges Chekol, Deputy Director of Operation Directorate of the Federal Police concerning about issues that chronicled Ethiopia’s …

Ministry Places Emphasis On Effective Utilization of Research Outputs

The Ministry of Civil Service said as the nation has embarked on a rapid economic development, research findings are not simply shelved as usual instead they will be utilized as …

The Land of Biblical Famine or the African Tiger? [opinion]

Thirty years ago, I was a new immigrant in Canada, watching in horror my people reduced to skeleton and dying from starvation. To this day, I carry a vivid memory …