Statement by H.E. Dr. Gedion Timothewos, Attorney General of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia at the 47th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council - 22 June 2021
22 Jun 2021
Statement by H.E. Dr Gedion Timothewos at the 47th Session of the UN Human Rights Council
In a pre-recorded video message, H.E. Demeke Mekonnen, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Ethiopia, said Ethiopia is disappointed by the campaign that is being waged against its handling of the situation in the Tigray region.
12 Jun 2021
Message from Deputy Prime Minister Demeke Mekonnen to the International Community on the Humanitarian Response in Tigray
Ahead of World Press Freedom Day, the Embassy in collaboration with the International Observatory of Human Rights, Ethiopian Digest, and Ethiopian Institute for Leadership, Communication and Organization, hosted a webinar on press freedom in Ethiopia. The webinar was held under the theme, "A Booster Shot for Media Freedom in Ethiopia."
29 Apr 2021
Ambassador Teferi’s Remarks at the IOHR Webinar on Media Reform and Press Freedom in Ethiopia
The Royal African Society hosted a panel discussion on Judicial Reform and the Rule of Law in Ethiopia. Panellists at the virtual event discussed the state of implementation of these reforms, and particularly the challenges to the rule of law and its implementation created by the crisis in Tigray in recent months and the events and actions that this has precipitated.
15 Mar 2021
Ambassador Teferi’s Closing Remarks at the RAS event on Reform and the Rule of Law in Ethiopia
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's statement delivered to the African Union Peace and Security Council (AUPSC) on the Current Situation in Northern Ethiopia
9 Mar 2021
Prime Minister Abiy’s Statement on the Current Situation in Northern Ethiopia
Remarks By  H.E. Mr. Demeke Mekonnen Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia at the  46th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council Geneva   [Check against delivery] --- Madam President, Allow me at the outset to congratulate you on your election to preside over the work of the Human Rights Council.…
24 Feb 2021
Remarks by H.E. Mr Demeke Mekonnen at the 46th Session of the UN Human Rights Council
On 3rd February, Chatham House's Africa Programme hosted a webinar on Ethiopia's upcoming elections, which are scheduled to take place on 5th June 2021. Panellists at the virtual event discussed preparations for the upcoming polls, whether the Federal Government will be able to deliver secure, free and fair elections under the current conditions, and the priority issues likely to be raised during…
3 Feb 2021
Ambassador Teferi’s Remarks at the Chatham House event on Ethiopia’s elections
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed addresses the general debate of the 75th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.
28 Sep 2020
Prime Minister Abiy Addresses UN General Debate, 75th Session