Daily Archives: February 5, 2020

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Dedicates Additional Funding to the Novel Coronavirus Response

The foundation will provide up to $100 million to improve detection, isolation and treatment efforts; protect at-risk populations in Africa and South Asia; and accelerate the development of vaccines, drugs

Minister Says GERD Negotiations Do Not Compromise National Interest

Ministry of Water, Energy and Irrigation said the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) negotiations are being conducted based on the principle of equitable and reasonable way that would not compromise …

State Minister Appreciates Unyielding Commitment of India to Strengthen Relations with Africa

Foreign Affairs State Minister Hirut Zemene, during a meeting with her Indian counterpart T.S Tirumurti, appreciated the unyielding commitment of India to strengthen relations with Africa.

The state minister appreciated …

Coronavirus Suspects Free: Ethiopian Public Health Institute

The recently quarantined four suspected victims of Coronavirus are free, Ethiopian Public Health Institute disclosed today.

Institute Director-General, Dr. Eba Abate told ENA that results of the four quarantined suspects …

Urban Institutional, Infrastructure Dev’t Program Expands to 73 Additional Towns

Addis Abeba Ministry of Urban Development and Construction disclosed that it has expanded the 859-million-USD project launched last Ethiopian year in 44 towns to 73 additional towns this year.

The …

Ethiopia Reiterates Commitment to Stand by China in Efforts to Control Coronavirus

State Minister Hirut Zemene and Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs of China, Chen Xiaodng on Tuesday have exchanged views on strengthening the bilateral relations between the two countries.

According to …

Ethiopia: Access Snapshot – Afar region and Siti zone, Somali region (As of 31 January 2020)

Afar region is highly prone to natural disasters such as droughts and seasonal flooding. Longterm historical grievances coupled with resource-based tensions between ethnic Afar and its neighbors i.e. Issa (Somali), …

Flow Monitoring Dashboard – Ethiopia (December 2019)

In December 2019, a total of 10,410 movements were observed across Ethiopia's five flow monitoring points (FMPs). This represents a 4% increase in comparison with November 2019 when 9,989 movements …