COP27: In Ethiopia, climate callouts put women a step ahead of looming crises

Through early warnings, embankment building and cash transfers, the World Food Programme is empowering communities facing drought and floods Claire Neville “I’m almost 50 years old and never have I seen such hunger in this town,” says Duniya, from Danan town, in Ethiopia’s Somali region – an area firmly in the grip of the Horn of […]

Secretary-General Welcomes Agreement between Ethiopia Army, Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: The Secretary-General welcomes yesterday’s agreement between senior commanders of the Ethiopian army and the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front establishing the modalities for the implementation of the Permanent Cessation of Hostilities Agreement. The Secretary-General reiterates the United Nations’ readiness to support this […]

Invasive Mosquito Threatens Malaria Control in Africa

Malaria exploded this year in the Ethiopian city of Dire Dawa, which saw more than 10 times as many cases between January and May as it did in all of 2019. What made this spike in cases unusual is that it happened outside the rainy season, when malaria typically surges across Africa, and in an […]

Peace Agreement Crucial to Ethiopians, Exemplary to Africa: South African Journalist

South African journalist Carien du Plessis said implementing the peace agreement signed by the Government of Ethiopia and the TPLF in Pretoria, South Africa, is crucial to Ethiopia and exemplary to Africa. The freelance journalist mostly writes on South African and African politics and diplomacy. She has recently written news article on the peace agreement […]

Ministry Expresses Condolences Over Accident in Istanbul

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has learned with deep sadness the loss of lives, injuries and destruction of property by the suspected act of terror at Istanbul’s Istiklal Avenue, Turkiye yesterday. The Ministry expresses heartfelt condolences to the families of those who lost their lives and wishes a speedy recovery to those injured in the […]

Bangladesh Investors Show Interest in Solar Energy, ICT Sectors

Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) Commissioner Lelise Neme held a meeting with Bangladesh Ambassador to Ethiopia, Nazrul Islam, and Bangladesh investors who showed interested in sectors such as solar energy, mobile banking, and ICT. Ambassador Nazrul expressed his commitment to promoting the Ethiopian investment opportunities to Bangladesh investors owing to the strong economic partnership of the […]

Ethiopia Participates in Small, Medium Enterprises Exhibition in Algiers

Ethiopian small and medium enterprises exporting coffee, leather and handicrafts participated in the first International Conference and Exhibition on Arab small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) held in Algiers, Algeria Aster Coffee Processing, Enabe Buna, Fentaye,Bekelech & Friends, Abrish & Families Leather and Dingoza Handicrafts represented Ethiopia at the event. The event (SMEX ALGERIA 2022), held […]