Egypt Changing Goalpost to Re-Impose 1959 Colonial Agreement on Upstream Countries, Say Expert

 Egypt keeps on changing the goalpost of the negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) with the view of revitalizing the 1959 colonial agreement, members of the Ethiopian negotiating …

Finance Ministers Call for 100 Bln USD to Avert COVID-19

 The African Ministers of Finance have called for 100 billion USD support to halt the spread of coronavirus pandemic in the continent.

According to the UN Economic Commission to Africa’s …

Denmark Expresses Solidarity with Ethiopia in fighting COVID-19

 Denmark has expressed solidarity with Ethiopia on its effort to fight against COVID-19, according to Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Foreign Affairs Minister, Gedu Andargachew and Danish Minister for Development Cooperation, …

GERD Signifies Dev’t, Natural Right for Ethiopia: A Researcher

 The construction of Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) being built on the Nile River is a development and economic right for Ethiopia to benefit from its natural resources, a renowned …

UN refugee agency ‘rapidly adjusting’ the way it works amid COVID-19 pandemic

With COVID-19 already having a significant impact on its field operations, the UN refugee agency (UNHCR) has outlined a series of measures it is taking to respond to the public health

In the news: Ethiopia postpones election amid coronavirus concerns

Ethiopia has postponed a landmark national election scheduled for August on account of coronavirus, the country’s elections commission said on Tuesday, adding that a new date would be set “when …

Multi-Sectoral Nutrition Policy and Programme Design, Coordination and Implementation in Ethiopia

Multi-sectoral nutrition governance has been hailed as an effective mechanism to reduce undernutrition. Ethiopia has adopted the approach and has been implementing nutrition programmes with some success, but undernutrition remains …

Filling GERD Will Begin This Rainy Season: Prime Minister Abiy

 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said filling the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will begin this coming rainy season, and urged all Ethiopians to fully implement the preventive measures in order …