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9 Oct 2018

New Year, New Hope: Ethiopia celebrates Meskeram 2011

Catch up on the latest updates from Ethiopia and the mission in London in our monthly newsletter. This issue covers a range of issues including the inauguration of Africa's first Waste-to-Energy facility and details of Prime Minister Abiy's European visit.
8 Oct 2018

50th anniversary of the first Blue Nile expedition commemorated

On 2nd October, the Scientific Exploration Society commemorated the 50th anniversary of the exploration of Ethiopia’s Blue Nile River at a special event at the Royal Geographical Society in London. Mr Fekadu Beyene, Head of Diaspora Affairs (Chargé d’Affaires) attended on behalf of the Embassy and was joined by some of the members of the expedition and a number of…
8 Oct 2018

Commercial Bank of Ethiopia Launches Mortgages for Diaspora

The Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) has announced the commencement of mortgage loans for Ethiopian Diaspora (non-resident Ethiopians and foreign nationals of Ethiopian origin) as part of the bank’s vision to serve and grow together with its customers.  
3 Oct 2018

Commencement of Dedicated Open Hours for the Diaspora

The Embassy has commenced dedicated open hours for Ethiopian Diaspora residing in the UK, every Tuesday and Thursday from 15.00 – 17.00 (3:00pm - 5:00pm). For further information, please contact the Diaspora Affairs Department.
2 Oct 2018

Prime Minister Abiy’s First Townhall with Ethiopian Diaspora in Europe

On 31 October 2018, H.E. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, will welcome the Ethiopians from across Europe to Frankfurt, Germany, for his first town hall meeting with the Diaspora in Europe. PM Abiy will also meet with Eritreans residing in Europe. UK participants can register with the Embassy by completing an online form.
26 Sep 2018

African Heads of Mission Meeting held in Edinburgh

Ambassador Hailemichael led an Embassy delegation at the 2018 African Heads of Mission meeting in Edinburgh. The main objective of the meeting was to promote opportunities to increase trade, investment and knowledge sharing between Scotland and Africa.
Trade and Investment


25 Sep 2018

Ethio-American Doctors Group – EU Conference

Learn more about the Diaspora-led Ethio-American Doctors Group (EADG), an organization formed to establish a state-of-the-art hospital in Ethiopia at a special meeting in London on 27 October 2018.