Category Archives: Human Rights

ETHIOPIA CREATES OVER HALF MILLION JOBS FOR RURAL YOUTH

ADDIS ABABA -- Over half a million jobs have been created to the rural youth during the past six months, according to Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Presenting a …

Ethiopia Frees Opposition Leader Amid Protests

Ethiopia released a senior opposition leader from prison on Tuesday and dropped all charges against him, a day after demonstrators blocked roads and staged rallies in several towns to protest …

Nat’l Cooperative Exhibition, Bazaar Opens

Addis Ababa Cooperatives have been playing significant role in enhancing fair sharing of benefits of citizens and the participation of the main development driving people in the country's economy

The …

Olympic Games in Africa? A Door Long Shut Could Be Opening

Other than Antarctica, only one continent on the planet has never hosted an Olympic Games: Africa. Finally, though, that could be about to change.

But there'll be a step to …

Ethio-Russian Diplomatic Relation to be Commemorated in Moscow, Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa The 120th year of the establishment of diplomatic relation between Ethiopia and Russia will be commemorated both in Addis Ababa and Moscow, according to Ministry of Foreign Affairs …

People to People Plans to Establish Cancer Care Center in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa A delegation of People to People medical group has discussed today its plan to establish Cancer Center of Excellence in the Black Lion Hospital with President Mulatu Teshome.…

Ethiopia: U.S. Alumni Global Health Workshop Kicks off in Addis

U.S. Ambassador Michael Raynor officially opened a three-day regional U.S. Alumni Global Health workshop on February 6, 2018 at the Capital Hotel.

The workshop brings together twenty two alumni of …

ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES TO LAUNCH DIRECT FLIGHTS TO CHICAGO IN JUNE

ADDIS ABABA-- Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it launch its direct service from here to Chicago on June 9.

West bound passengers from the entire continent of Africa will connect …

Development indicators trending downward for world’s poorest countries, UN warns

The least developed countries (LDCs) � nations categorized as requiring special attention from the international community � will fall short of goals set out in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable …

AFRICAN VACCINE BANK INAUGURATED

ADDIS ABABA-- The African Union (AU) Continental Vaccine Bank, located at the Ethiopian Veterinary Health Institute in Bishoftu, about 45 kilometres from here, has been inaugurated by AU Commission Chairperson …