Entries by Embassy Content Editor

Ethiopia Shows Its Firm Position of Equitable Use of Nile Waters in Washington Meeting: FM (November 8, 2019)

 Ethiopia has seized the meeting hosted by the United States on Wednesday to show its firm position of equitable use of the Nile water, said Gedu Andargachew, Minister of Foreign Affairs. The Ethiopian delegation, led by Gedu issued a press conference in Washington yesterday following the end of the meeting attended by the U.S. Secretary […]

FM Gedu Meets With U.S. Assistant Secretary for African Affairs (November 8, 2019)

Ethiopia’s Foreign Minister Gedu Andargachew held talks with Tibor Nagy, Assistant Secretary for U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of African Affairs, in Washington yesterday. The two sides discussed U.S. support for Ethiopia’s historic political and economic reforms. They further highlighted Ethiopia’s important role in advancing peace and security in the region. Gedu traveled to the […]

Ethiopia Joins International Parliament of Tolerance and Peace (October 29, 2019)

Ethiopia has joined the International Parliament of Tolerance and Peace (IPTP). The East African nation today hosted the 4th session of IPTP, which was attended by 40 deputies. In his opening remark, Speaker of the House of Peoples Representatives (HPR) of Ethiopia, Tagesse Chaffo, said “we should act now to create an ethical society in […]

Ethiopian, US Universities Explore New Areas of Partnership (October 29, 2019)

A consultative forum aimed at forging new partnership between Ethiopian and U.S. universities opened in Addis Ababa today. Officials from Ethiopia’s Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Universities’ Presidents and representatives from the U.S. Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) are in attendance of the forum. The Ministry of Science and Higher Education yesterday […]

Minister for Foreign Affairs, Gedu Andargachew, Receives European Parliament Members (October 29, 2019)

Ethiopia’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, Gedu Andargachew, received a 17-member delegation of the European Parliament at his office today. They discussed the ongoing inclusive reform in Ethiopia and ways to bolster the strategic ties between the European Union and the Horn of African nation. The series of visits paid by members of the parliament show […]

PM Dr Abiy Leaves for Moscow to Attend Russia-Africa Forum (October 22, 2019)

Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed has left for Moscow to attend the Russia-Africa forum, scheduled to take place from October 23-24 in Sochi. The forum will be chaired by Russian President Vladimir Putin and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi. The event will gather Russian and African officials along with business leaders to discuss and sign […]

Premier, UN Security Council Members Discuss Regional Peace, Security Issues (October 22, 2019)

Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed today met with members of the United Nations Security Council to discuss regional peace and security issues. The members of the Security Council congratulated the Prime Minister for his Nobel Peace Prize award and requested his inputs for regional peace. Prime Minister Dr Abiy highlighted attitudinal change, understanding the value […]

E-visa Improves Tourist Flow to Ethiopia (October 17, 2019)

Addis Ababa October 17   /2019 with the introduction of e-visa service back in June 2017, Ethiopia has opened its doors for foreign visitors wider than ever before. Over 200,000 people from 217 countries visited Ethiopia so far, which the Ethiopian Airlines Group said a result of cooperation between the Group and Ethiopian Immigration Services. Ethiopian Airlines […]

Finish President Urges Int`l Community for Concrete Action on Climate Change (October 16, 2019)

Addis Ababa October 16 /2019 President of Finland, Sauli Miinisto called upon the international community to take concrete actions in the efforts to tackle impacts of climate change and global warming. Addressing a high-level seminar on climate change held in Addis Ababa, President Sauli Miinisto said the planet is at a critical crossroad. “The impact of […]