Ethiopia: Performance testifies the growing role of international diplomacy

Addis Ababa (HAN) November 6, 2014 – Public diplomacy and Regional Security and safety news. The Ethiopian Foreign Minister  Tedros Adhanom gave a 2007 (Ethiopian calendar)  plan orientation to Ministry Staff .He said... Read more »

Ethiopia announces plans to issue Eurobond (VIDEO)

Investors in the Emerging markets have exhibited an unquenchable appetite for the Bonds Market, after the success of Kenya’s debut Eurobond, other economies like Tanzania and Ethiopia have announced plans for their... Read more »

Ethiopia Signs US $600 Million Financing Agreement With World Bank

Ethiopia signed US$600 million financing agreement with WB for the implementation of the fourth Productive Safety Net Program on Friday (October 31). The agreement was signed by Sufian Ahmed, Minister of Finance... Read more »

Climate-Driven Migration Increasing Disease Burden in Ethiopia

(Photo: By Kagondu Njagi Gondar — When increasingly erratic weather ruined his crops of maize, wheat and barley in highland Maksegni, the middle-aged farmer migrated to Metemma, in northwest Ethiopia, to... Read more »

New York Marathon 2014: Will to Win Returns After Training Partner’s Death

By LINDSAY CROUSE, New York Times Buzunesh Deba, left, with Tigist Tufa, was second in the 2013 New York City Marathon, months after her friend Meskerem Legesse died. Credit Michelle V. Agins/The... Read more »

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 droughts, needed constant... Read more »

Amnesty Says Ethiopia Detains 5000 Oromos Illegally Since 2011

Ethiopia’s government illegally detained at least 5,000 members of the country’s most populous ethnic group, the Oromo, over the past four years as it seeks to crush political dissent, Amnesty International said.... Read more »

Hoax Alert: NASA Confirms 6 Days Of Darkness In December

(IBTIMES) Hoax makers continued to create confusion and fear as they said that the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of the US allegedly confirmed that the Earth would suffer six days... Read more »

30 years on: Ethiopia and the business of hunger

It’s 30 years since Michael Buerke’s harrowing report of a ‘biblical famine’ reached BBC TV screens. Following a year of cynical government inaction and silence, Bob Geldof launched a frenzied celebrity campaign... Read more »

Remembering Ethiopia’s famine 30 years on

Thirty years ago the BBC broadcast the first television reports of a devastating famine in Ethiopia. Up to a million people died in the disaster, but the reports prompted a huge international... Read more »