Secretary-General Appoints Bruno Lemarquis of France Deputy Special Representative, United Nations Mission in Democratic Republic of Congo

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Bruno Lemarquis of France as his new Deputy Special Representative in the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) and Resident Coordinator in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.  Mr. Lemarquis will also serve as Humanitarian Coordinator. Mr. Lemarquis succeeds David […]

Ethiopia says WHO chief has links to rebellious Tigrayan forces

Ethiopia’s foreign ministry has called on the World Health Organization (WHO) to investigate its leader for supporting rebellious forces fighting the Ethiopian government. WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, who previously served as the Ethiopian health minister and foreign minister, said earlier this week that aid was being blocked from getting through to his home region […]

IT Professionals in Diaspora Urged to Provide Support in Cyber Technology in Ethiopia

Information Network Security Agency (INSA) Director General called on members of the Ethiopian Diaspora who are engaged in the field of Information Technology (IT) to provide the necessary professional support to enhance the nation’s cyber technology. Members of the Diaspora community engaged in the field of information technology have  visited the head office of Information […]

Addis Ababa is Safer than My Birthplace, Toronto: Windsor University Student

Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa is much safer even to walk at night than my birthplace, Toronto, Canada, a Windsor University Student, Jason Okoro Power said. Jason came from Canada with his mother as part of the Great Ethiopian Homecoming Challenge initiated by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed that invited one million Ethiopian diaspora and friends of Ethiopia during […]

Online Platform that Uses Mapping to Visualize Energy Access State Launched in Ethiopia

An online interactive platform, called Energy Access Explorer, that uses mapping to visualize the state of energy access in Ethiopia launched today. Ministry of Water and Energy, World Resources Institute and Africa Clean Energy officials officially launched the platform at a hybrid of face to face and virtual discussion with experts from different institutions. During […]

Chinese President Urges for True Multilateralism to Build Open World Economy

Chinese President Xi Jinping called on countries around the world to uphold true multilateralism to build an open world economy, making economic globalization more open, inclusive, balanced and beneficial for all. The president made the remark today in his keynote speech delivered at the 2022 World Economic Forum via video link. According to a press […]

Technical Seminar to Improve Finishing Techniques for Sheepskin Materials

The Ethiopia Industrial Promotion Project (Export Promotion) (Phase 2) aims to increase the export revenue of leather materials and leather products, and as one of the activities to achieve this goal, the project is providing technical support to leather manufacturing factories (tanneries) in Ethiopia. In August 2021, with the cooperation of Ito Sangyo Co., Ltd., […]