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Adwa pan-African University International conference underway

Adwa pan-African University International conference is underway in the historic Adwa, Tigrai Regional State. The inaugural conference which opened today (April 23) has gathered prominent personalities like the former Ethiopian Premier Hailemariam Dessalegn, the Deputy Chairperson of the AUC- Thomas Kwesi Quartey, Deputy Chief Administrator of Tigray regional state- Dr Debretsion Gebremichael, State Minister Dr. Aklilu Hailemichael, Ambassadors and representatives from different Emissaries in Ethiopia, religious fathers and scores of other high ranking officials.

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The 2018 Tana Forum wraps up

The 7th Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa which n was being held for the last couple of days (April 21-22, 2018) wrapped up today following dozens of panel discussions and public lectures which focused on this year’s theme: “Ownership of Africa’s Peace and Security Provision: Financing and Reforming the African Union.”

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PM.Abiy addresses the 2018 Tana Forum

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed addressed the 7thTana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa, which is being held in Bahir Dar (April 21, 2018), under the theme: “Ownership of Africa’s Peace and Security Provision: Financing and Reforming the African Union.”

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The 2018 Tana Forum commences with a panel on this year’s Meles Zenawi lecture: the legacy of former Egyptian president, Gamal Nasser

The 2018 Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa which is being held in Bahir Dar commenced with a panel on this year’s Meles Zenawi lecture: the legacy of former Egyptian president, Gamal Nasser on Saturday (April 21, 2018).

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7thTana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa kicks off in Bahir Dar

The 7th Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa kicked off in Bahir Dar city today (April 21, 2018). The Forum which brought together more than 250 participants including incumbent and former African leaders, representatives of stakeholder groups, and peace and security experts from around the continent is being held under the theme: “Ownership of Africa’s Peace and Security Provision: Financing and Reforming the African Union.”

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Dr. Worknen calls for more Saudi-based agro-investment

During a meeting with Saudi Arabian Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture Eng. Abdulrahman bin Abdulmohsen Al-Fadley, Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu called for more agro-investors from Saudi Arabia to invest on Ethiopia’s untapped agricultural resources and exploit the country’s attractive investment scheme.

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State Minister Hirut meets UN Under-Secretary General for Peacekeeping Operations

Earlier today (16 April 2018) State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mrs. Hirut Zemene met with the United Nations Under-Secretary General for Peacekeeping Operations, Mr.Jean-Pierre Lacroix and exchanged views on the Secretary General’s latest Action for Peacekeeping initiative.

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The 5th Ethio-Saudi joint Ministerial Commission meeting opens in Addis

The 5th Ethiopia-Saudi Arabia annual joint Ministerial Commission meeting officially opened this morning (16 April 2018) at the Sheraton Addis Hotel.

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Ethiopia, the United Nations Sign an Agreement

Earlier today (13 April 2018) the Government of Ethiopia, represented by State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mrs. Hirut Zemene and the United Nations by the under-secretary for UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), Dr. Vera Songwe, have signed an agreement “For the Implementation of the Renovation and Expansion of Africa Hall at the Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa.”

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Ethiopia, Brazil agree to boost bilateral relations

State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mrs. Hirut Zemene, conferred with her Brazilian counterpart, Ambassador Fernando Jose Marroni de Abreu on the first Ethio-Brazil bilateral consultation held today in Addis Ababa (April 11, 2018).

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