Daily Archives: February 8, 2020

Africa Need to Set up Climate Emergency Fund: Commissioner

The establishment of a Climate Emergency Fund in Africa is crucial in order for the continent mitigate climate related disasters, commissioner of the African Union said.

Rural Economy and Agriculture …

President Sahlework, PM Justin Trudeau Hold Bilateral Talks

President Sahlework Zewdie and Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau held a bilateral discussion at The National Place in Addis Ababa today.

The two leaders discussed various local and regional issues …

Over 20 Canadian Companies Exploring Investment Opportunities in Ethiopia

More than 20 Canadian companies representing from cleanTec and education are exploring investment opportunities in Ethiopia.

Canadian Free Trade Agreement Promotion Division Director, Cindie-Eve Bourassa said we are excited to …

Secretary-General’s press encounter at the African Union Summit, 8 February 2020

I am very pleased to be back in Addis for wide-ranging conversations with African leaders and with the Chairperson of the African Union Commission.

Joining me are two members of …

African Union Summit: Guterres hails ‘shared values, mutual respect and common interests’ of UN partnership

The UN chief on Saturday called on the international community to recognize the need for African counter-terrorism operations, backed by the UN Security Council, to tackle the growing threat of …

THE 4TH INTER-REGIONAL MEETING OF IGAD EXPORTING AND MENA IMPORTING COUNTRIES TO REVIEW COLLABORATION STATUS FOR ENHANCED LIVESTOCK TRADE CONDUCTED IN ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA.

IGAD region exports only 50% and less than 10% of live animals and meat respectively to huge Middle East and North African (MENA) countries' annual demand, an indication of a …

Protracted Conflicts Undermine Efforts to Achieve Food Security in Africa

Protracted conflicts have undermined the efforts to achieve food security and nutrition as well as rural poverty in Africa, according to FOA.

On the margin of the 33th Ordinary Session …

Ethiopia, Argentina Keen on Heightening Ties

Argentina is eying to scale up the level of relations with Ethiopia by providing technical support for the enhancement of agricultural productivity, Argentina's Malvinas Secretary, Daniel Filmus said.

Argentina is …