Articles about Ethiopia from SocioLingo Africa

Ethiopia : Livestock Identification and Traceability Systems

USAID-Sponsored Livestock Identification and Traceability Systems Launch Ceremony   The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries will launch the Ethiopian Livestock Identification and Traceability System. The system will help to gather information regarding the source/origin of the animal, type of husbandry, and management system in place to support […]

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UNICEF Global Press Release with information on Ethiopia: Funding shortfalls threaten education for children living in conflict and disaster zones

Funding shortfalls are threatening education for millions of children caught up in conflicts or disasters, UNICEF said today ahead of the G20 summit in Hamburg. Of the $932 million needed this year for its education programmes in emergency countries, UNICEF has so far received recorded voluntary contributions of less than $115 million.[1] The funds are […]

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First official visit of the new WHO Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom to Ethiopia

After taking office on 1 July 2017, the new Director-General of the World Health Organization, Dr Tedros Adhanom, conducted his first official visit to Ethiopia, on the occasion of the 29th African Union Summit of Heads of State and Government. Dr Tedros Adhanom, WHO DG paid a courtesy call to the African Union Commission Chairperson […]

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HM Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday celebrated in Ethiopia

The British Embassy in Addis Ababa marked Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s 91st birthday on 18 April 2017. The celebration was attended by high level government and military officials, the diplomatic community and friends of the British Embassy. The event was colourfully celebrated with special guest Lemn Sisay – the celebrated British poet, who has […]

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