Make the most of lockdown and dedicate some of that extra time to learning something new…something Ethiopian! This month, bake a banana loaf with an Ethiopian twist, watch a documentary about a town of famous runners and visit an online art exhibition.
3 Jul 2020
#STAYATHOME: THINGS TO DO
On 28th June, the Embassy hosted Ethiopian Medical Doctors in the UK led by Dr. Merid Gebru, who passed on their experience of handling Covid-19 in the UK that might be transferable to Ethiopia. The full discussion will be available on our YouTube page soon. 
30 Jun 2020
Ethio-UK medical professionals discuss impact of COVID-19
The threat of the coronavirus pandemic is on the rise in Ethiopia and over the last few weeks, the virus has taken hold amongst communities across the country, with Addis Ababa the epicentre of the pandemic. As a greater crisis looms, we will need every help we can get to protect the people of Ethiopia.
26 Jun 2020
Urgent Appeal: Help support Ethiopia through the Coronavirus crisis
On 4th June, the UK hosted the first-ever virtual Global Vaccine Summit, which brought together world leaders to support Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance’s work protecting almost half the world’s children against deadly, preventable infectious diseases. Ethiopia's President, H.E. Sahle-Work Zewde, addressed the Summit.
10 Jun 2020
Vaccines save lives and help economies prosper: President Sahle-Work at the Global Vaccine Summit
Prime Minister Abiy launched the 2020 national Green Legacy tree-planting season by planting seedlings on Tabor Mountain in Hawassa. This rainy season, Ethiopia will plant 5 billion seedlings as part of efforts to curb the effects of climate change and deforestation.
8 Jun 2020
Prime Minister Abiy Launches 2020 Green Legacy tree-planting programme
Make the most of lockdown and dedicate some of that extra time to learning something new…
2 Jun 2020
#STAYATHOME: THINGS TO DO
H.E. Lia Tadesse, Minister of Health, delivered her maiden speech at the 73rd World Health Assembly, which was held virtually for the first time due to the coronavirus pandemic. Briefing the Assembly on Ethiopia’s COVID-19 containment efforts, the Minister said that the Government took decisive measures to contain the spread of the disease.
21 May 2020
World leaders call for unity to combat COVID-19 at the first-ever virtual World Health Assembly
On 10th May, Ambassador Fesseha and his family departed the United Kingdom following the relinquishment of his appointment as Ethiopian Ambassador to the United Kingdom. Ambassador Fesseha assumed his duties in the UK in March 2019, bringing with him almost 30 years of experience.
15 May 2020
Ambassador Fesseha concludes his tour of duty