Regreening program to restore one-sixth of Ethiopia’s land

Fifteen years years ago the villages around Abrha Weatsbha in northern Ethiopia were on the point of being abandoned. The hillsides were barren, the communities, plagued by floods and... Read more »

Investors to Gather in Ethiopia for Power Africa Meeting

International investors in the power sector are to come to Ethiopia and meet with the Ethiopian government at the annual Power Africa: Ethiopia Meeting, from November 20-25. The event... Read more »

Relay helps fight poverty in Ethiopia

Runners from the Okanagan-Shuswap will be taking to the streets Sunday for the 10th anniversary relay from West Kelowna to Enderby. And this is all to raise support for... Read more »

UM gets anonymous $25M grant to curb maternal deaths in Ethiopia

Dr. Senait Fisseha at St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.Courtesy of Michigan Photography  Women’s health continues to be a burgeoning issue Ethiopia, where the maternal... Read more »

Toshiba Concludes MOU with Ethiopian Electric Power on Geothermal Power Generation

TOKYO — Toshiba Corporation today announced that the company has concluded a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Ethiopian Electric Power on a comprehensive partnership in geothermal power that will... Read more »

Turkish Investment in Ethiopia Exceeds US $3 Billion

By Nesru Jemal Turkish investors with over 3 billion USD capital are engaged in various sectors in Ethiopia, the country’s Ambassador to Ethiopia disclosed. This makes Turkish businesspersons the... Read more »

John Green and Bill Gates Are Teaming Up to Bring Clean Water to Ethiopia

Gates has said he’ll match $100,000 if Green can raise it Author John Green has gotten a lot of attention for his heart-wrenching novel The Fault in Our Stars,... Read more »

African Union meets in Ethiopia for Ebola crisis talks

African Union commission Chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma African Union chiefs held an emergency meeting Monday to hammer out a continent-wide strategy to deal with the Ebola epidemic, which has killed... Read more »

Ethiopia refugee camp submerged by floods

Ethiopia’s Lietchuor camp, home to almost 40,000 refugees from South Sudan, has been made uninhabitable by flooding, Doctors without Borders (MSF) said. The medical charity said in a statement on... Read more »

Germany commits 750000 euros to help refugees in Ethiopia

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle August 24, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Germany has contributed 750,000 euros to provide ongoing humanitarian assistance to hundreds of thousands of refugees in Ethiopia, mostly from... Read more »