Updated Version of COVID-19 Ethiopia Training App Launched

Addis Ababa February 23/2021 (ENA) An updated version of COVID-19 Ethiopia Training App was launched by Ministry of Health and Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) today. Briefing the media, EPHI Deputy Director-General Aschalew Abayneh said the updated app is vital to reach out the health workforce for training amid the fight against Coronavirus. “Training is […]

China Decides to Provide Vaccine aid for Africa

Addis Ababa-China has decided to provide vaccine aid to African countries including Ethiopia, a concrete step in honoring President Xi Jinping’s pledge of making COVID-19 vaccines a global public good. According a press release sent from Chinese Embassy in Addis Ababa to ENA, China decided to provide 10 million doses of domestic vaccine to the […]

Ethiopian Soaring Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, Says CEO

Addis Ababa, February 18/2021(ENA)The measures taken by Ethiopian Airlines over the past 10 years to develop internal capacity that suits to tackle any kind of challenge has enabled the company to register success despite the predicaments due to COVID-19, Group CEO Tewolde said. In an interview with e-TurboNews, a global Travel News online media, Tewolde […]

WHO Ethiopia Signs Grant Agreement with Canada on Maintaining Health Services

February 16/2021(ENA) The World Health Organization (WHO) and Canada have signed an agreement to ensure functional health services in the context of COVID-19 in Ethiopia, according to a statement. Through the agreement, Canada will provide WHO a grant amounting to 9.9 million Canadian dollars to strengthen the primary health care capacity to deliver essential health services, […]

Restoration of Health Services in Tigray Progressing: Ministry of Health

AddIS Ababa February 12/2013 (ENA) Restoration of health services in Tigray region is progressing with increasing number of health facilities functioning fully or partially and commencing their routine activities, according to Ministry of Health. To facilitate this, the Ministry is working with Tigray Region Health bureau, other sectors and partners. The Ethiopian Pharmaceutical supply agency […]

Bank President Says Vaccines, Debt Relief Key to Africa’s COVID-19 Recovery

Addis Ababa , February 11 /2021 ( ENA) African Development Bank (AfDB) President, Akinwumi Adesina stressed the necessity of access to fair COVID-19 vaccines and debt relief for Africans to recover from the pandemic. The president has called for fair access to COVID-19 vaccines for Africans and said debt relief would help African economies recover […]

UN Women, Statistical Agency Launch Publications on Gender Statistics, COVID-19

Addis Ababa , February 9 /2021 ( ENA) UN Women and Central Statistical Agency (CSA) have jointly launched today publications on gender statistics and COVID-19. During the launching ceremony, UN Women Country Representative Letty Chiwara said the publications are critical and essential to inform determinant progresses, guide implementation and make timely adjustment in the direction they […]