The FCO no longer advises against “all but essential travel to the Amhara and Oromia regions”. The revised advisory will have a positive impact on tourism.
5 Dec 2016
A welcome revision of FCO travel advice on Ethiopia
The state of emergency directive which requested that diplomats alert the control post if they planned to travel beyond a 40km (25 mile) radius of Addis Ababa has been lifted.
8 Nov 2016
Travel Restrictions on Diplomats Lifted
13 May 2015
Ethiopia Appoints Honorary Consul in Scotland
Ethiopia has appointed an Honorary Consul for Scotland for the very first time. As Honorary Consul, Professor Struthers will assist Ethiopia in its efforts to increase its links with Scotland.
The people and government of Ethiopia are greatly saddened by the barbarous killing of innocent Ethiopian Christians in Libya. Ethiopia strongly condemns the killings, even more so when they were supposedly committed in the name of religion.
21 Apr 2015
Government of Ethiopia condemns killing of its nationals
7 Nov 2014
Ethiopia celebrated in World Travel Market week
Ethiopia participated in the World Travel Market (WTM) exhibition in London from 3rd – 6th November, 2014. A cultural event composed of a public lecture, cultural music show and photo exhibition took place at the Royal Geographic Society.
29 Oct 2014
Join us in Celebration of Ethiopian Culture
Ethiopia will celebrate World Travel Market week with an event on the ancient Aksumite civilisation at the Royal Geographical Society (IBG) by Professor David Phillipson, who was the first professor of African archaeology at Cambridge University. There will also be an exhibition by photographer, Chris Roche.
In order to help fill the critical gaps in the response in the highly affected countries, the Government of Ethiopia is ready to deploy a volunteer health professionals mission of 200 to West Africa along with a financial support of ETB 10 million (USD 500,000)
24 Oct 2014
Ethiopian Support for Ebola Response in West Africa
22 Jul 2014
Ethiopia to end FGM and Child marriage by 2025; budget to achieve this target increased  
A delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister and the Women's, Children and Youth Affairs Minister took part in the first ever Girl Summit, aimed at mobilising domestic and international efforts to end female genital mutilation (FGM) and child, early and forced marriage (CEFM) within a generation.