Dr Workneh chairs the meeting of the UN Security Council on Threats to international peace and security. The Security Council unanimously adopted resolution 2379 (2017), requesting the Secretary-General to establish an Investigative Team to support domestic efforts to hold the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as Da'esh) accountable.
22 Sep 2017
Dr Workneh chairs UN meeting on Threats to International Peace and Security
PM Hailemariam's statement following the adoption of the resolution on UN peacekeeping reform.
21 Sep 2017
PM Hailemariam highlights Ethiopia’s contribution to UN Peacekeeping
The UN Security Council unanimously adopt a resolution on peacekeeping reform, which was tabled by Ethiopia.
21 Sep 2017
UN Security Council passes resolution on peacekeeping reform
Mr. Jeremy Lefroy MP, will make his debut visit to Ethiopia as the new trade and investment envoy to Ethiopia. This will be the first visit by a newly appointed trade envoy anywhere in the world. His appointment reaffirms the UK’s commitment to strengthen its trade and investment relationship with Ethiopia.
21 Sep 2017
British trade and investment envoy to visit Ethiopia
Big day for Ethiopian Presidency of the UN Security Council as it chairs the High-Level Open Debate on UN Peacekeeping - an important priority for Ethiopia as one of the leading troop-contributing countries.
20 Sep 2017
Ethiopia to chair high-level open debate on UN Peacekeeping
PM Hailemariam reaffirms Ethiopia's commitment to the UN Zero-Tolerance Policy on Sexual Exploitation and Abuse.
19 Sep 2017
PM Hailemariam addresses the UN High-level Meeting on the Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
A high-level delegation led, by PM Hailemariam, arrived in New York to participate in the 72nd Regular Session of the UN General Assembly. During his stay, the Prime Minister will participate in various side-line meetings ranging from peace and security to climate change and sustainable development matters.
18 Sep 2017
PM Hailemariam in New York for UN General Assembly