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21 Sep 2017

British trade and investment envoy to visit Ethiopia

Mr. Jeremy Lefroy MP, will make his debut visit to Ethiopia as the new trade and investment envoy to Ethiopia. This will be the first visit by a newly appointed trade envoy anywhere in the world. His appointment reaffirms the UK’s commitment to strengthen its trade and investment relationship with Ethiopia.
Press Release
20 Sep 2017

Ethiopia to chair high-level open debate on UN Peacekeeping

Big day for Ethiopian Presidency of the UN Security Council as it chairs the High-Level Open Debate on UN Peacekeeping - an important priority for Ethiopia as one of the leading troop-contributing countries.
19 Sep 2017

PM Hailemariam addresses the UN High-level Meeting on the Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse

PM Hailemariam reaffirms Ethiopia's commitment to the UN Zero-Tolerance Policy on Sexual Exploitation and Abuse.
18 Sep 2017

PM Hailemariam in New York for UN General Assembly

A high-level delegation led, by PM Hailemariam, arrived in New York to participate in the 72nd Regular Session of the UN General Assembly. During his stay, the Prime Minister will participate in various side-line meetings ranging from peace and security to climate change and sustainable development matters.
13 Sep 2017

Ambassador Tekeda briefs Security Council on mission to Ethiopia

President of the UN Security Council and Permanent Representative of Ethiopia to the UN, Amb. Tekeda Alemu, briefed members of the Security Council on the successful conduction the Council’s joint consultative meeting with the African Union in Addis Ababa from 5th – 9th September 2017.
12 Sep 2017

Ethiopians celebrate New Year…President Mulatu calls for ‘year of resplendance’

Ethiopia started its New Year 2010, Enkutatash, on 11th September with celebrations across the country. Ethiopian New Year comes at a time when the heavy rainfall starts to cease, and the bright sun comes to shine over the green land covered with golden flowers known in Amharic as “Adey Abeba”, which appears in abundance this time of the year. Various…
12 Sep 2017

Tigray project wins gold for land restoration

A project in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia has won a United Nations-backed gold award, known as the “Oscar for Best Policies”, for greening its drylands, beating 26 other nominated policies to the prize.
10 Sep 2017

Ambassador’s New Year Message

As Ethiopians at home and abroad usher in the New Year on September 11, Ambassador Hailemichael conveys his message of goodwill.