Daily Archives: September 24, 2019

Shifting from rhetoric to smart actions would salvage Central Africa’s digital economy

It is urgent to break away from generic and unproductive approaches towards digital transformations in Central Africa that have caused no real change on the ground for the last two decades and act on a new paradigm that would spur

Ethiopia: Nutrition Project, Project Performance Assessment Report

PrefaceThis is a Project Performance Assessment Report (PPAR) by the Independent Evaluation Group (IEG) of the World Bank Group on the Ethiopia Nutrition Project (P106228). The project was chosen for a PPAR pilot because of its potential for learning, ...

Minister Says Hotel Investment Forum of Paramount Importance in Africa’s Hospitality Industry

Addis Ababa The Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) will have paramount importance for investment opportunities and the hospitality industry in African countries, according to Ministry of Culture and Tourism.Speaking on the occasion, Culture and Tour...

Guterres Stresses Need for Bold Nat’l Leadership to Achieve Health Coverage by 2030

Addis Ababa Achieving Universal Health Coverage by 2030 Hinges on 'Bold National Leadership', UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres told world leaders who approved an action oriented political declaration on universal health coverage.World leaders gat...

President Stresses Need for Commitment of Africans to Realize SDGs

Addis Ababa President Sahlework Zewdie has stressed the need for Africans to commit themselves for the realization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).In a conference organized by the United Nations and the African Development Bank at the marg...

Fighting Air Pollution with a $1 Tool

A simple new device that costs less than US$1 to make could help global efforts to reduce harmful air pollution caused by ammonia emissions, while improving access to food. The small plastic tool was designed by Brazilian scientists in collaboration

Ambassador Deriba Kuma meets Officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark

finalnd picAmbassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the FDR of Ethiopia to the Kingdom of Denmark, Resident in Sweden, H.E Mr. Deriba Kuma has met with Mr. Stephan SchAlnemann, Under-Secretary for Development Policy, and Ms. Lotte Machon, Head o...

Ambassador Deriba Kuma presents copy of credentials to the Chief of Protocol of Denmark

fin 1.2Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the FDR of Ethiopia to the Kingdom of Denmark, Resident in Sweden, H.E Mr. Deriba Kuma has presented copy of credentials to the Chief of Protocol of Denmark, Ambassador Michael Zilmer-Johns on Sept...