Daily Archives: June 21, 2019

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

**Trip Announcement

I’ll start off with a trip announcement.

The Secretary-General will …

Draft Strategy that Improves Lives of Refugees, Host Communities Unveiled

Addis Ababa June 21/2019 The draft National Comprehensive Refugee Response Strategy (NCRRS) will enable to improve the lives of refugees and host communities sustainably, according to Agency for Refugees and …

Ethiopia, India Seeking Alternative Commodities to Narrow Trade Imbalance: Ambassador

Addis Ababa June 21/2019 Ethiopia and India are seeking alternative commodities of trade to narrow the trade imbalance between the two countries, India's Ambassador to Ethiopia said.

Ethiopia exports mainly …

Ethiopia, India Seeking Alternative Commodities to Narrow Trade Imbalance: Ambassador

Addis Ababa June 21/2019 Ethiopia and India are seeking alternative commodities of trade to narrow the trade imbalance between the two countries, India's Ambassador to Ethiopia said.

Ethiopia exports mainly …

Competing Political Parties Underline Significance of Compromise, Merger

Addis Ababa June 21/2019 Competing political parties say merger and amalgamation of political organizations based on common ideology is an asset and claim that some have taken bold action to …

Ethiopia’s Satellite to be Launched in November

Addis Ababa June 21 /2019 Ethiopia's earth observatory satellite will be launched into space by November 2019 as preparations are finalized, according to Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute.

In …

Jewish NGO Provides Free Medical Treatment for More Than 8,000 Patients

Addis Ababa June 21/2019 Jewish Voice Ministries International (JVMI) has reportedly provided free medical treatment for over 8,000 patients over the last five days.

The medical support included minor surgery, …

PM Meets Djibouti FM

Addis Ababa June 21 /2019 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed held discussion today with Djibouti's Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Minister Mahmoud Ali Youssouf.

The minister delivered a message of condolences …