World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims: Vision Impact Institute Encourages Efforts to Link Good Vision to Safer Roads

Inclusion of vision in road safety conversation is crucial to reducing accidents. DALLAS, Nov. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — On November 15, the Vision Impact Institute will join organizations around the world to commemorate the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims. According to the World Health Organization, 1.35 million people died on the world’s roads […]

iONEBIO Inc. Deployment of FICS (Fast Infection Control System) at the International Airport of Paraguay

iONEBIO iLAMP Novel-CoV19 Detection Kit is a high-speed laboratory assay intended as a groundbreaking aid in the diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infection. This technologically advanced solution was developed in an attempt to serve as the gold standard in high-throughput high-accuracy testing, without compromising analytical sensitivity and specificity. PCR amplification assay time of 20~30 minutes allows for […]

UNICEF statement on the situation in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia

UNICEF is deeply concerned about the safety and wellbeing of children affected by ongoing military operations in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia. “UNICEF calls on all parties to the conflict to adhere to international humanitarian law and to protect children from harm. UNICEF also calls on all parties to ensure that humanitarian actors have unconditional […]

UN high-level officials express deep concern over escalating ethnic tensions in Ethiopia

(New York, 12 November 2020) The United Nations Acting Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, Ms. Pramila Patten and the Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect, Ms. Karen Smith expressed deep concern over reports of escalating ethnic tensions in Ethiopia and recent military clashes in the Tigray region, in which many civilians have […]

Ethiopia: Protect People as Tigray Crisis Escalates

(Nairobi) – The Ethiopian government and Tigray regional authorities should protect people and property at risk from the fighting. Amid credible reports of increasing casualties, the authorities on both sides should facilitate access for humanitarian groups, stop interrupting essential services, and immediately restore communication services in the region. Early on November 4, 2020, the Ethiopian government began military operations in Tigray, one of […]

Dr. Mulu Nega Appointed as Chief Executive of Tigray Regional State

Addis Ababa,  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed disclosed that Dr. Mulu Nega has been appointed as the Chief Executive of the Provisional Administration of Tigray National Regional State. The appointment is made on the basis of the decision of the House of Federation and the Council of Ministers Regulation “Concerning the Provisional Administration of the Tigray […]

PM Office Briefing Scholars on the Ongoing Law Enforcement Operation

Addis Ababa,  Office of the Prime Ministers is briefing scholars drawn from various educational institutions and organizations on the ongoing law enforcement operations in Tigray Regional State. Minister of Democracy Building Center at the Prime Minister’s Office, Zadig Abraha deliberated on a thematic area on the role of scholars to uphold rule of law to […]

Ethiopia, Israel Foreign Ministers Exchange Phone Calls

Addis Ababa,  Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Demeke Mekonnen spoke over the phone with his Israeli counter part Gabi Ashkenazi on Thursday about issues of mutual interest. During the discussion, Demeke briefed his Israeli counterpart about the objectives of the Federal government of Ethiopia in engaging in the operation in Tigray regional state. He […]