Premier commends vertical farming sample by Ethiopian Standards Authority

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed expressed appreciation of the work the Ethiopian Standards Authority is undertaking in its new compound to promote urban agriculture. Their vertical farming sample is a good model for uptake by other institutions and households to contribute to food security through urban agriculture. It is crucial that cities develop their capacity to be able to at least partially feed themselves.



Source: FDRE Office of the Prime Minister


UN Chief Tells World to ‘Wake Up’ to Crises

UNITED NATIONS — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the world Tuesday to “wake up” to the greatest “cascade of crises” in our lifetimes. “Our world has never been more threatened or more divided,” he told the annual gathering of world leaders, which returned to New York in a slimmed-down version this year due to the […]