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Dr. Workneh confers with Gen. Martin Luther Agwai of UNISFA

Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu conferred with General Martin Luther Agwai, Team Leader of Experts tasked by the United Nations Secretary General to review the mandates of the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) today (February 5).

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Christian Leffler: Ethiopia is a key strategic EU partner in bilateral, regional & and multilateral venues of cooperation

State Minister of Foreign Affairs Mrs. Hirut Zemene received Mr. Christian Leffler, European External Action Service - EEAS Deputy Secretary General for Economic and Global Issues in her office this afternoon (5 March 2018)

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2nd Ethio-UAE Joint Technical Committee Meeting commences in Addis Ababa

The 2nd Ethio-UAE Joint Technical Committee Meeting opened in Addis Ababa on Monday (March 05, 2018), serving as an effective platform for the development of the bilateral cooperation at various levels within a range of economic sectors, and contributing towards the success of the Join Ministerial Commission meeting to be held over the week.

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Dr. Workneh: The biggest security threat in Africa is poverty. Everything emanates from this

Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu during his meeting with the President of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Miroslav Lajčák in Addis Ababa, today (March 1, 2018) underlined that “the biggest security threat in Africa is poverty. Everything emanates from this.”

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The 3rd Ethio-Switzerland Bilateral Political Consultation marks a new height of cooperation: State Minister Hirut

Ethiopia and Switzerland on Wednesday (February 28) held their 3rd round political consultation in Bern, Switzerland during which the two sides made an extensive exchange of ideas on how to further take the ties to a new high.

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EU Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis praise Ethiopia’s ongoing reforms

The European Union Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis commended the Government of Ethiopia for its astounding efforts to forge major reforms in the country.

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State Minister Hirut, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, hold talks

On the margins of the 37th Session of the Human Rights Council for the UN, State Minister for Foreign Affairs Hirut Zemene and High Commissioner for UN Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein held discussions on Tuesday (February 27).

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State Minister for Foreign Affairs Hirut Zemene also met and held talks with Ambassador Catherine Molley Phee

State Minister for Foreign Affairs Hirut Zemene also met and held talks with Ambassador Catherine Molley Phee, U.S. Acting Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of International Organization Affairs

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State Minister Hirut addresses UN’s 37th Session of Human Rights Council

The United Nations Human Rights Council started its High Level Segment of the 37th Session on Monday (February 26) in Switzerland, Geneva where Ethiopia’s high level delegation led by State Minister for Foreign Affairs Hirut Zemene is attending the session.

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Dr. Workneh receives Venezuelan Foreign Minister

Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu warmly welcomed his Venezuelan counterpart Jorge Alberto Arreaza Montserrat at his offices today (24 February 2018).

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