Daily Archives: January 7, 2020

Statement of the Twenty-Third IHR Emergency Committee Regarding the International Spread of Poliovirus

The twenty-third meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR) regarding the international spread of poliovirus was convened by the Director General on 11 December 2019 …

Chief of Staff General Adem Confers with Qatari Counterpart

Ethiopian Armed Force Chief of Staff, General Adem Mohamed, on Monday held discussion with his Qatari counterpart Lieutenant General, Ghanem bin Shaheen al-Ghanim in Doha.

According to Gulf Times, the …

PM Abiy Leaves for Visits to Three African Nations

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed left for official visits to Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, and South Africa today.

The prime minister's visit to Guinea is aimed at boosting the existing bilateral relations …

Ethiopia amends controversial anti-terrorism law that banned protests

ADDIS ABABA, The Ethiopian parliament has approved amendments to the country's controversial anti-terrorist legislation.

The new version has more concise language as opposed to the old one whose wording was …

Salesian VIS volunteer receives Merit of the Italian Republic award for her work on water wells in Ethiopia

Elisabetta Cipollone, a Salesian International Volunteering for Development (VIS) volunteer, has been given a Merit of the Italian Republic award from Italian President Sergio Mattarella for her A water well …

Diversifying approaches to conserving nature

Conservationists don't always agree about the best ways to reinforce the protection of nature. Debates about it can become confrontational.

But at the heart of the issue is how to …

Giving children and caregivers a stronger voice in emergency WASH response

A CRISIS IN EASTERN ETHIOPIA

Somali region in Eastern Ethiopia has been dealing with recurrent droughts over the last decade. A visit to Tukaley, a small kebele (village) with a …