Daily Archives: March 10, 2020

Why the US still hasn’t had a woman president

Estonia, Singapore, Ethiopia and Finland – these are some of the 21 countries currently governed by a female president or prime minister.

Yet a woman president of the U.S. still …

Flagship UN study shows accelerating climate change on land, sea and in the atmosphere

A wide-ranging UN climate report, released on Tuesday, shows that climate change is having a major effect on all aspects of the environment, as well as on the health and …

President Receives Credentials of 5 New Ambassadors

ADDIS aBEBA, President Sahlework Zewdie received the credentials of five new ambassadors to Ethiopia today.

According to the Office of the President, the ambassadors who presented their credentials were Pahala …

AU Chairperson Underlines the Deal on GERD to Be Fair Benefiting All Stakeholders

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, Gedu Andargachew yesterday held talks with Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairperson of the African Union Commission regarding the status of the ongoing negotiation on …

AU Chairperson Condemns Attack on Sudanese PM

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat condemned in the strongest terms the attack on the convoy of Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok that occurred in Khartoum …

Mennonites helped turn Paraguay into a mega beef producer – indigenous people may pay the price

The “new Panama Canal” – that’s how some are hailing a highway now under construction in South America that spans the continent, from the Atlantic to the Pacific.

The Bi-Oceanic …

How refugees succeed in visa reviews: new research reveals the factors that matter

Asylum seekers with legal representation are seven times more likely to succeed before the government tribunal tasked with reviewing refugee cases than those who represent themselves.

Where refugees come from …

Ethiopia: Camp Profile Gambella – Okugo Refugee Camp (February 2020)

The Okugo Refugee Camp is located in the southern part of Gambella region, Western Ethiopia, and hosts South Sudanese refugees of whom majority come from Jonglei state fleeing ethnic conflict. …