A Week in the Horn( 25/05/2018)

News in Brief Prime Minister Dr. Abiy visits Saudi Arabia  and the UAE The reconvened Phase II Revitalization Forum concludes with IGAD's new proposal …and discuss...

Prime Minister Dr. Abiy welcomes Rwandan President at the National Palace

Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed warmly welcomed Rwandan President Paul Kagame at the National Palace earlier today (25 May 2018).

Dr. Workneh receives Indian Ambassador to Ethiopia

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu received #IndianAmbassador to Ethiopia, Ambassador Anurag Srivastava, later today (May 24).

Climate Change-Induced Migration Workshop kicks off today

The Climate Change Induced Migration Regional Workshop kicks off today (May 23/2018) in Addis Ababa at the Iceaddis Ethiopia. The workshop is jointly organized by the Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign...

Dr. Workneh: IGAD’s new proposal is strongly anchored on how the South Sudanese people would finally attain tranquility

The reconvened Second Phase High Level Revitalization Forum (HLRF) for South Sudan concluded today (May 23) with a closing remarks of Chairperson of the IGAD Council of Ministers and Foreign...

STATEMENT OF THE CHAIRPERSON OF THE IGAD COUNCIL OF MINISTERS ON THE CONVENING OF AN EXTRAORDINARY SESSION OF THE COUNCIL

The Council of Ministers of IGAD recalls the Communique of its 61st Extraordinary Session held in Addis Ababa on 26 March 2018, whereby it decided to take the necessary measures against violators...

State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Prof. Afework Kassu receives Non-Resident Slovenian Ambassador

Newly appointed State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Afework Kassu received a Slovenian delegation headed by Matjaž Šinkovec, National Coordinator for Relations with African Countries and...

A Week in the Horn (18/05/2018)

News in Brief Finance Ministers meet to discuss the African Continental Free Trade Area Ethiopia-India Joint Commission Meeting held in New Delhi The IGAD High Level...

Dr. Workneh addresses Phase two of the Revitalization Forum on South Sudan

The Second High Level Revitalization Forum on South Sudan officially reconvened today (May 17, 2018) with a strong message from the Chairperson of the IGAD Council of Ministers and Foreign Minister...

The 2nd Tripartite High Level Ministerial Meeting on GERD underway in Addis

The 2nd Tripartite High Level Ministerial Meeting of Ethiopia, the Sudan and Egypt on the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) opened earlier today (15 May 2018) at the Intercontinental Hotel,...

IGAD Council of Ministers meet Machar in a bid to expedite South Sudan's Peace Process

The IGAD Council of ministers met and discussed today in Pretoria with Dr Rieck Machar , Chair of SPLM/IO on moving forward the South Sudanese Peace process.

A Week in the Horn (11/05/2018)

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's first visit to Kenya Chairman of China's National People's Congress Standing Committee visits Ethiopia President Ismail Omar Guelleh of Djibouti in...

Ethiopia, France keen to elevate Inter-parliamentary cooperation

State Minister Mrs. Hirut Zemene received a delegation of Foreign Affairs Committee of the French National Assembly led by its President Mrs. Marielle De Sernez on Friday (May 11)) and the two...

MFA Ethiopia takes the lead in digital diplomacy

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia is rated as one of the leading foreign ministries in digital diplomacy by Burson Cohn & Wolfe (BCW), the world’s largest, full-service, global...

Dr. Mulatu receives Chairman of China’s National People’s Congress Standing Committee

President Dr. Mulatu Teshome received Mr. Li Zhanhu, Chairman of the National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee of the People’s Republic of China, at the national Palace today (May 10).

UN Security Council Sanctions Committee on Somalia and Eritrea on a visit to Addis

State Minister for Foreign Affairs Hirut Zemene held talks with the delegation led by Mr. Kairat Umarov, Ambassador to the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the UN and Chairperson...