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Ethiopia, Morocco pledge to strengthen economic cooperation

State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Aklilu Hailemikael met with Ambassador of the Kingdom of Morocco, Mrs. Nezha Alaoui M’Hammdi today (February 2, 2017); the two sides discussed on ways to set up a strong follow-up mechanism on activities within the economic cooperation framework established following King Mohammed VI’s visit to Ethiopia.

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Ethiopia, Sri Lanka sign MoU to advance cooperation

Ethiopia and Sri Lanka signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the view to undertaking diplomatic consultations on bilateral issues and establishing a Joint Ministerial Commission.

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President Kagame: “Ethio-Rwanda ties can surpass insurmountable Challenges”

The President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame during his meeting with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on the sidelines of the 28th AU Summit on Tuesday (January 31, 2017) said the relation between Ethiopia and Rwanda is so strong that it is one based on solidarity and fraternity, adding that this can “surpass insurmountable challenges”. He further said Rwanda enjoys the sympathy and support from Friends like Ethiopia.

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Ethiopia, IOM commit to advance cooperation

State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Aklilu Hailemikael met with Chief of Cabinet of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Mr. Ovais Sarmad on the margins of the 28th AU Summit on Tuesday (January 31, 2017), during which the two sides reaffirmed their commitment to advance cooperation in areas of engaging the Diaspora to national development, and boosting partnership on migration management, and mitigation of Climate Change.

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Ethiopia, Comoros keen to mainstream people to people ties

State Minister for Foreign Affairs W/ro Hirut Zemene meeting with Foreign Minister Mohamed Bacar Dossar of the Union of Comoros on the sidelines of the 28th ordinary session of the assembly of the AU on Tuesday (January 31, 2017) said Ethiopia remains seized to transform the existing Ethio-Comoros ties through the people to people dimension with the noble objective of creating a shared African future.

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In her “good-bye” address, Dr. Dlamini Zuma goes lyrical on Ethiopia

As the 28th AU Summit wrapped up today (January 31, 2017), the Outgoing Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma extended her sincere thanks to the people and Government of Ethiopia.

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UNAIDS Executive Director lauds Ethiopia's achievements in the health sector.

Under-Secretary General and Executive Director of UNAIDS, Michel Sidibe upon meeting Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu in Addis Ababa on the margins of the 28th AU Summit on Tuesday (January 31, 2017) praised Ethiopia’s achievements in the health sector.

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Ethiopia, Japan Keen to expedite their multifold cooperation

Ethiopia and Japan underlined the need to elevate the long-standing bilateral relations and expedite the multifold cooperation between the two countries.

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African Leaders vow to reinforce the fight against terrorism

As the 28th AU Summit enters its final session, African Leaders have reaffirmed their commitment to reinforce the fight against the scourge of terrorism in the continent.

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Ethiopia sustains its leading role on climate change

Ethiopia expressed its strong commitment towards strengthening its role on climate change at the Committee of African Heads of State on Climate Change (CAHOSCC) meeting held today (January 31) on the sidelines of the 28th AU Summit.

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