Securing Water Resources in Ethiopia – UConn Today

Sign outside the Ministry of Water Resources in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. (Michael Accorsi/UConn Photo) A $4.3 million grant from the National Science Foundation will allow University of Connecticut researchers to collaborate with... Read more »

Securing Water Resources in Ethiopia – UConn Today

Sign outside the Ministry of Water Resources in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. (Michael Accorsi/UConn Photo) A $4.3 million grant from the National Science Foundation will allow University of Connecticut researchers to collaborate with... Read more »

Ethiopia Poised For Continued Growth

Over the last decade, the investment community has praised the tremendous growth of the Chinese and Indian economies, leading to heavy investment and a reshaping of each country’s image. However, China’s economy... Read more »

Can Ethiopia’s Resource Wealth Contribute to its Growth and Transformation?

The report notes that resource wealth can potentially have a positive impact on the social and economic development of Ethiopia if the industry is developed and managed in a sustainable and transparent... Read more »

New Customs Proclamation Comes in to Force

A new customs proclamation is promulgated and is in effect as of Wednesday December 24, 2014. The new bill has fully replaced the former customs bill, Proclamation Number 622/2009. The new proclamation... Read more »

Africa Doesn’t Want Any More Western Band Aids – Opinion

Africans still associate it with a dark period – humanity and dignity were trumped by sensationalist humanitarianism. By: Solome Lemma Bob Geldof is to re-record Band Aid’s “Do they know it’s Christmas?”... Read more »

Why ‘Made in Ethiopia’ Could Be The ‘Next Made in China’

By Tom Gara CONNECT Workers at a factory in Hangzhou, China, making national flags for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images China’s was once known as cheapest factory floor on... Read more »

War criminal or hero: the legacy of Ethiopia’s Meles Zenawi

Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has died. The news of Zenawi’s passing has made headlines around the globe and many saw him as an exceptional leader in Africa. Although numerous people feel... Read more »