Monthly Archives: September 2017

Bishoftu Ready for Irrecha Festival

Bishoftu,The town of Bishoftu, 42km south-east of Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, is ready to host the annual Irrecha festival of the Oromo people.

Guests who wear colorful traditional …

Africa Needs to Improve Cooperation on Peace, Security

Addis Ababa, African Countries need to improve cooperation on common goals particularly peace and stability, so as to bring development, participants of a security conference said.

Decision-makers in political, military …

Bishoftu Eyes Crater Lakes to Attract Tourists

Addis Ababa, The town of Bishoftu, a resort town known for its crater lakes, aspires to become a tourist destination. The abundant trees in the town and the green vegetation …

Ethiopia Launches Survey on Impact, Status of HIV

Addis Ababa, A nationwide population-based survey on HIV the impact and status of HIV in Ethiopia launched on Saturday.

The population-based HIV impact survey (EPHIA) is led by the government …

Amid ‘Humanitarian and Human Rights Nightmare’ in Myanmar, Secretary-General Urges Full Access for Aid, Safe Return of Displaced Rohingya, End to Military Operations

National Security Adviser Refutes Ethnic Cleansing Claims as Unfounded; Bangladesh Representative Says Record Influx of Refugees ‘Untenable’

Amid an escalating crisis in northern Rakhine state in Myanmar, United Nations Secretary-General …

CGAP Launches Guide for Financial Service Providers to Better Meet the Needs of Low-Income Customers

Washington, D.C., Sept. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CGAP today launched the Customer-Centric Guide, a web-based collection of toolkits and experiments to help financial service providers deliver products and

Amid ‘Humanitarian and Human Rights Nightmare’ in Myanmar, Secretary-General Urges Full Aid Access, Safe Return of Displaced Rohingya, End to Military Operations

Claims of Ethnic Cleansing Unfounded, National Security Adviser Refutes; Record Influx of Refugees into Bangladesh Untenable, Representative Warns

Amid an escalating crisis in northern Rakhine state in Myanmar, United Nations Secretary-General …

Amid ‘Humanitarian and Human Rights Nightmare’ in Myanmar, Secretary-General Urges Full Access for Aid, Safe Return of Displaced Rohingya, End to Military Operations

National Security Adviser Refutes Ethnic Cleansing Claims as Unfounded; Bangladesh Representative Says Record Influx of Refugees 'Untenable'

Amid an escalating crisis in northern Rakhine state in Myanmar, United Nations Secretary-General …