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December 18, 2014

Ethiopians arrive in West Africa to fight Ebola

Ethiopians arrive in West Africa to fight Ebola

Almost 200 Ethiopian health workers have arrived in West Africa to bolster the response to Ebola, a disease that has ravaged weak health care systems and killed more than 300 medical staff.
The African Union (AU) said in a tweet that the Ethiopian government sent a total of 187 personnel to the region …

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December 17, 2014

Education partnership signed between UNESCO and Ethiopia

Education partnership signed between UNESCO and Ethiopia

On 9 December 2014, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between UNESCO/IHE and the Ministry of Education of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. The objective of the agreement is to improve the quality of water education and training programs between the Institute of Water Education (UNESCO/IHE), located in the Netherlands, …

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December 15, 2014

Ethiopia-Turkey Business Forum kicks off in Addis

Ethiopia-Turkey Business Forum kicks off in Addis

Addis Ababa, 11 December 2014 (WIC, ENA)
The Ethiopia-Turkey Business Forum has kicked off here in Addis Ababa today.
The Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and the Turkish Minister of Economy Nihat Zeybekci are attending the forum and the two leaders have met on the sidelines of the meeting. Diplomatic relations …

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December 11, 2014

Ethiopia, others meet MDG target on hunger

Ethiopia, others meet MDG target on hunger

Addis Ababa, 10 December 2014 (WIC) – Some 13 Countries, including Ethiopia, have now reached the Millennium Development Goal I (MDG-1) hunger target, according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
FAO said these 13 countries were recently awarded in recognition for their outstanding progress in fighting hunger, …

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December 10, 2014

Ethiopians observe 9th NNPD colorfully

Ethiopians observe 9th NNPD colorfully

Addis Ababa, 8 December 2014 (WIC) – The 9th Ethiopian Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Day of was colorfully marked in Benishangul Gumuze Regional State today.
The celebration was graced by the presence of President of Sudan, Omar al-Bashir, President Ismail Omar Guelleh of Djibouti and other high-ranking government officials, including Prime …

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December 3, 2014

PM Hailemariam heads to Germany

PM Hailemariam heads to Germany

Addis Ababa, 2 December 2014 (WIC) – Prime Minister Hailemariam has left for Germany leading a high profile delegation.
The PM will meet the German Chancellor Angela Merkel and members of the Bundestag on ways of improving German financial and technical assistance to Ethiopia.
The Premier will also hold talks with …

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