Monthly Archives: April 2016

Prix UNCA 2016 Concours de la Meilleure Couverture Mediatique de l’ONU et de ses Agences

Reise des prix le vendredi 16 décembre 2016 à New York au Gala de l’UNCA sous la présidence d’honneur du Secrétaire général Ban Ki-moon, au restaurant Cipriani Wall Street, New York NEW YORK, 30 avril 2016 /PRNewswire/ — L’association des Correspondants de

2016 U.N. Correspondents Association Awards For Best Journalistic Coverage Of The United Nations And U.N. Agencies

WINNERS WILL BE HONORED AT GALA EVENT BY THE U.N. SECRETARY-GENERAL ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 16th 2016 AT CIPRIANI WALL STREET, NEW YORK. NEW YORK, April 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) invites media worldwide to submit

East Africa: Ethio-Kenya Road Construction Nearing Completion

"Once the road is complete, it will have significant impact in regional integration and boost trade for the benefit of Kenya and Ethiopia."The Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) says the construction of the road linking Kenya to Ethiopia will be...

Validation of the report of diagnostic goat value chains study in north-eastern Kenya conducted

As livelihoods of the pastoral and agro-pastoral communities in north-eastern (NE) Kenya are dependent on livestock production, particularly the goats of breed galla, that are kept by the Somali and Boran communities of Kenya; and are among the major l...

“The Coexist Initiative,” Based In Kenya, Receives Fourth Prize At The Intercultural Innovation Award Ceremony

BAKU, Azerbaijan, April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Coexist Initiative from Kenya received the 4th prize at this year’s Intercultural Innovation Award (IIA) Ceremony for their “Girls Education Promotion Program.” “Any girl who is able to finish school is a

ETHIOPIAN GOVT SIGNS GOLD EXTRACTION AGREEMENTS WITH TWO COMPANIES

ADDIS ABABA, -- The Ethiopian Ministry of Mines, Petroleum and Natural Gas (MoMPNG) has signed gold extraction agreements with two companies. Representatives of Letto Mining Ltd and Lozbez Mining Plc signed the agreements here Wednesday with State Mini...

SUB-REGIONAL PTA BANK SIGNS MOU WITH ETHIOPIA TO OPEN REGIONAL OFFICE IN ADDIS

ADDIS ABABA, -- The Preferntial Trade Area Bank (PTA) Bank of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ethiopia;s Foreign Ministry which will enable it to open a regional office

Ethiopia: UN agency calls for urgent funding for farmers ahead of cropping season

With just six weeks left before the start of the main cropping season in Ethiopia, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) called today for urgent funding to help farmers sow their fields and prevent drought-hit areas of the