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20 Jul 2018

Prof. Sebsebe becomes first African Foreign Member of the Royal Society

Leading Ethiopian botanical scientist, Professor Sebsebe Demissew, has been elected as a Foreign Member of the Royal Society, becoming the first ever Sub-Saharan African scientist to be elected in the Society’s 357-year history. Professor Sebsebe is recognised for his lifelong work on promoting Ethiopian biodiversity.
News
18 Jul 2018

New dawn for Ethio-Eritrea relations as peace deal signed

The monthly newsletter by the Ethiopian Embassy in London - Summer 2018 Edition.
Newsletter
18 Jul 2018

Ethiopian Diaspora Trust Fund account officially operational

Further to PM Abiy’s recent call to the Ethiopian diaspora to contribute $1-a-day to the transformation and development of a better Ethiopia, the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia has officially opened a bank account to support the operation of the “Ethiopian Diaspora Trust Fund”.
Diaspora
17 Jul 2018

Ethio-Eritrea Peace Deal: The World Reacts

Statements from UK and US governments, the African Union, Europian Union and the United Nations Security Council, with regards to the historic peace deal between Ethiopia and Eritrea.
News
16 Jul 2018

Ethiopia and Eritrea enter new chapter of cooperation following historic peace deal

In a historic visit to Asmara, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and President Isaias Afewerki of Eritrea signed a Joint Declaration of Peace and Friendship ending 20 years of hiatus. This landmark visit led to the restoration of diplomatic relations between the two nations.
News
13 Jul 2018

IMORTANT NOTICE: DIASPORA TRUST FUND

The Embassy has recently been made aware of some people engaging in fraudulent acts of soliciting money for the Diaspora Trust Fund, which is still in the process of being set up. Please do not to fall victim to any scams, the Embassy will officially announce the launch of the Trust Fund once it has gone public.
Diaspora
10 Jul 2018

London Artist’s portrait of Ethiopian on display at the Royal Academy Summer Show

London-based British artist Catherine Chambers’ portrait of her Ethiopian friend, Girma, is currently on display at the Royal Academy Summer Show, which runs until 19th August. In an exclusive with the Embassy, Catherine talks to us about her paintings and her love for Ethiopia.
Events
7 Jun 2018

National Day celebrated at time of renewal

More than 300 guests attend a garden party to celebrate Ethiopia’s National Day, which commemorates the triumphant entry of EPRDF forces into Addis Ababa on 28th May 1991.
Press Release