• Ethiopia, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a landlocked country located in the Horn of Africa region of East Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • as a result, Ethiopia and Liberia preserved their sovereignty during the Scramble for Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1935, Ethiopia was occupied by Fascist Italy and annexed with Italian-possessed Eritrea and Somaliland, later forming Italian East Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ethiopia combines one of the fastest growing economies in Africa, with one of the highest population growth rates in the world. (oecd.org)
  • By putting Ethiopia on the US-Soviet summit agenda, Secretary of State James Baker and Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnaze have benefited the joint causes of relief and peace in the Horn of Africa. (csmonitor.com)
  • On 4 November 1960, Ethiopia and Liberia, as former States Members of the League of Nations, instituted separate proceedings against South Africa in a case concerning the continued existence of the League of Nations Mandate for South West Africa and the duties and performance of South Africa as mandatory Power. (icj-cij.org)
  • The Horn of Africa, and Ethiopia in particular, are among the EU's priorities as Beijing seeks to boost its influence in the region -- as illustrated by China's new Foreign Minister Qin Gang's visit to Addis Ababa this week. (ibtimes.com)
  • A list of airstrips in Ethiopia and major airports in the surrounding Horn of Africa countries, compiled by Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) pilots during 1996. (upenn.edu)
  • Africa, and in Ethiopia too. (who.int)
  • The government did not allow the UN International Commission of Human Rights Experts on Ethiopia access to areas outside Addis Ababa to investigate human rights violations and abuses committed in the conflict. (state.gov)
  • FILE - Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed responds to questions from lawmakers at the prime minister's office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Nov. 30, 2020. (voanews.com)
  • Kerry will meet with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and Foreign Minister Tedros Adhanom in Addis Ababa to discuss peace efforts in the region and strengthen ties with Ethiopia, State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said in a statement. (yahoo.com)
  • Protests broke out in the Oromia region of Ethiopia in November 2015 in response to plans to expand the territory of the capital, Addis Ababa, which activists said would have resulted in Oromo farmers being evicted from their land. (newsweek.com)
  • In Ethiopia, we are cooperating with the Centre for Human Rights (CHR) at Addis Ababa University to strengthen the capacity of the Centre to carry out its mission, including its three main functions of human rights education, research and outreach. (lu.se)
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Ethiopia office opened in 2001 and works in partnership with the Government of Ethiopia (GoE) to save lives, prevent new HIV and Tuberculosis (TB) infections, and strengthen health systems. (cdc.gov)
  • The World Health Organization Country Office for Ethiopia, with support from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has been supporting the expansion of the blood safety programme in Ethiopia to establish an efficient and sustainable national blood transfusion service. (who.int)
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) office in Ethiopia was established in 2001 and works closely with the Ministry of Health and other partners to maintain strong programs in training, treatment, counseling and testing, and laboratory capacity building. (cdc.gov)
  • FILE - An 11-year-old girl holds her year-old brother at the doorway to a classroom now used as living space at the Tsehaye primary school, which housed people displaced by conflict, in Shire, Tigray region, Ethiopia, March 15, 2021. (voanews.com)
  • FILE - People walk from a rural area toward a nearby town where a food distribution site operated by the Relief Society of Tigray was taking place, near Agula, in the Tigray region of northern Ethiopia, May 8, 2021. (voanews.com)
  • In 980 BC, the Kingdom of D'mt extended its realm over Eritrea and the northern region of Ethiopia, while the Kingdom of Aksum maintained a unified civilization in the region for 900 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Let's also remember that it was under his tenure that Ethiopia went to war with Eritrea. (voanews.com)
  • Although Eritrea fought a 30-year war against Ethiopia and was granted independence in 1993, the border between the two countries was never officially declared. (bbc.co.uk)
  • 1889: Ethiopia and Italy established the boundary between the Empire of Ethiopia and the areas of Eritrea then in Italian possession under the Treaty of Uccialli.1890: Italy formally established the Colony of Eritrea. (pravda.ru)
  • 1900-1908: Ethiopia and Italy concluded three boundary agreements that set the common border between the Empire of Ethiopia and the Colony of Eritrea. (pravda.ru)
  • 1941: The United Kingdom expelled Italian forces from Ethiopia and Eritrea and sets up a British Military Administration over both countries. (pravda.ru)
  • 1952: A U.N. resolution federating Eritrea with Ethiopia went into effect. (pravda.ru)
  • 2003: Ethiopia rejects the 2002 Hague-based Eritrea-Ethiopia Boundary Commission ruling that awarded Badme to Eritrea , calling for a new commission to resolve the border crisis. (pravda.ru)
  • A list compiled in the late 1980's by the WFP Transport Operation in Ethiopia (WTOE) of distance and estimated truck driving times between major towns in Ethiopia and Eritrea. (upenn.edu)
  • The table includes storage sites for Ethiopia and Eritrea. (upenn.edu)
  • A list of airstrips in Ethiopia and Eritrea compiled over the last 10 years from data from the UNDP-EUE, CAA and Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF). (upenn.edu)
  • A member of the Tigray special forces casts his vote in a local election in the regional capital Mekelle, in the Tigray region of Ethiopia, on Sept. 9. (npr.org)
  • The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia country health profiles provide an overview of the situation and trends of priority health problems and the health systems profile, including a description of institutional frameworks, trends in the national response, key issues and challenges. (who.int)
  • The estimated incidence of induced abortion in Ethiopia, 2014: changes in the provision of services since 2008 , International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health , 2016, doi: 10.1363/42e1816. (guttmacher.org)
  • Changes in morbidity and abortion care in Ethiopia after legal reform: national results from 2008 & 2014 , International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health , 2016, doi: 10.1363/42e1916. (guttmacher.org)
  • Rio Olympic marathon silver medal winner Feyisa Lilesa of Ethiopia arrives at a news conference in Washington, DC, on September 13, 2016. (newsweek.com)
  • CDC in Ethiopia" (2016). (cdc.gov)
  • CDC established its office in Ethiopia in 2001 and continues to partner with Ethiopia's Federal Ministry of Health on comprehensive HIV treatment and prevention programs, tuberculosis/HIV coinfection, laboratory systems, and health systems. (cdc.gov)
  • In November 2001, Ethiopia qualified for debt relief from the Highly Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) initiative, and in December 2005 the IMF forgave Ethiopia's debt. (nationmaster.com)
  • Lund University is investing in its presence in Ethiopia. (lu.se)
  • This content pack introduces Menelik II as the leader of Ethiopia. (aspyr.com)
  • Includes the Ethiopia civilization with Menelik II, the Oromo Cavalry unique unit, and the Rock-Hewn Church tile improvement. (aspyr.com)
  • 2017) Threats and conservation challenges of wildlife in Harenna Forest, Harenna Buluk District,South East Ethiopia . (nasa.gov)
  • They also visited a World Food Programme distribution centre, which held 50,000 tonnes of wheat donated by Ukraine to Ethiopia and Somalia. (ibtimes.com)
  • The late Meles Zenawi led Ethiopia since a 1991 coup in which he helped overthrow the Marxist government. (voanews.com)
  • Following the overthrow of the Mengistu regime in 1991, Ethiopia was declared a Federal Democratic Republic with new regional boundaries demarcating states. (unhcr.org)
  • The civil war in the Sudan reached the Damazin region of the Blue Nile in late 1996-early 1997, resulting in the displacement of the local population to Assosa, Ethiopia. (unhcr.org)
  • Thus, Ethiopia, Egypt, and Sudan all ultimately share the water of the Blue Nile, but Egypt and Sudan-both of which sit downstream from Ethiopia on the river-fear putting control of a vitally needed water supply in Ethiopia's hands. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • On the one hand, it welcomes the idea of Ethiopia being able to produce and supply energy, as it will mean that Sudan can buy cheap hydropower. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • Administration for Refugee and Returnee Affairs (ARRA), CARE International, Save the Children Fund (UK), Handicap International, Radda Barnen, Development Inter-Church Aid Commission (DICAC), Rehabilitation and Development Organization (RADO), Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF-Holland), Opportunities Industrialization Centre - Ethiopia (OICE). (unhcr.org)
  • Ethiopia Prime Minister Meles Zenawi speaks at the 4th plenary session on African development at a Tokyo hotel, September 30, 2003. (voanews.com)
  • 8,300 Kenyan refugees in the Moyale region and some 3,000 Djiboutian refugees who settled spontaneously in the Afar region of north-eastern Ethiopia. (unhcr.org)
  • The fossil was found by team member Chalachew Seyoum in 2013 at the Ledi-Geraru research area in the Afar region of Ethiopia. (livescience.com)
  • Blood services in Ethiopia were provided by the Ethiopian Red Cross Society from 1969 to 2010 through its 12 regional blood banks covering the requirements of 52% of the hospitals in the country. (who.int)
  • EFF is representing the plaintiff in this case, who has asked the court to allow him to use the pseudonym Mr. Kidane - which he uses within the Ethiopian community - in order to protect the safety and wellbeing of his family both in the United States and in Ethiopia. (eff.org)
  • 1942: Britain and Ethiopia concluded a deal that allowed Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie to resume control of his country. (pravda.ru)
  • The churches of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church-the dominant religious group in Ethiopia, with nearly 50 million members-were almost always nestled in patches of vibrant, shady forest. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • The Blue Nile as it passes through the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, near Guba, Ethiopia, on Dec. 26, 2019. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • Ethiopia has been invited to join BRICS and will become a full member starting January 1, 2024. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sully E. et al, Playing it safe: legal and clandestine abortions among adolescents in Ethiopia , Journal of Adolescent Health , 2018, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2017.12.015 . (guttmacher.org)
  • This remains the main aim of ICRC's detention work in line with its mandate and operational capacities throughout Ethiopia and in more than 80 countries worldwide. (icrc.org)
  • Shiferaw, D. & Suryabhagavan, K.V. (2019) Forest degradation monitoring and assessment of biomass in Harenna Buluk District, Bale Zone, Ethiopia: a geospatial perspective . (nasa.gov)
  • Mr. Kidane was born in Ethiopia and lived his early life there. (eff.org)
  • The food aid delivery information is compiled from information received by WFP at the 3 major ports supplying Ethiopia: Assab, Massawa and Djibouti. (upenn.edu)
  • I have called Ethiopia home for the past five years - it is a country that is very close to my heart. (cdc.gov)
  • Last year, IMF country representative in Ethiopia Jan Mikkelsen said the country's determination to fund the dam from local resources was starving the rest of the economy of funds. (engineeringnews.co.za)
  • Spread across the southern slopes of the Bale Mountains, it is the second-largest stand of moist tropical forest in Ethiopia and the largest cloud forest in the country. (nasa.gov)
  • But things worsened dramatically once COVID-19 hit Ethiopia, the African continent's second-largest country by population. (npr.org)
  • At that time, the dictatorial regime, which is still in power today, sought to portray Ethiopia as a country under siege by traitorous terrorists. (ethiopianreview.com)
  • It is about a scheme that has been hatched against our country Ethiopia to turn her into Akeldama or land of blood. (ethiopianreview.com)
  • Ethiopia sees the dam as a means to drive forward its economy by improving access to electricity in a country where up to 65 percent of the population are not connected to the power grid. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • The province lies along a major transportation route in Ethiopia, and the prevalence of HIV is higher there than in other parts of the country, with around six per cent of the adult population estimated to carry the infection. (lu.se)
  • View the latest Ethiopia news and videos, including the latest on the conflict in Tigray and breaking news headlines. (cnn.com)
  • From 2018, regional and ethnically based factions carried out armed attacks in multiple ongoing wars throughout Ethiopia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Road Traffic Accident represents a significant risk for morbidity and mortality in Ethiopia, of which head injury and multiple sites injury increase injury severity. (who.int)
  • Additionally, CDC supports the Ethiopia Public Health Institute to strengthen disease detection and response functions for sustained HIV epidemic control and implementation of an integrated strategic plan for the nation's laboratories-including workforce development, establishing systems for specimen referral and information exchange, and laboratory infrastructure development. (cdc.gov)
  • The vaccine scheduler table summarizes the current vaccination schedule for young children, adolescents, and adults in Ethiopia. (who.int)
  • Meles has said, especially in recent years, that one of his greatest legacies was just maintaining stability and allowing Ethiopia to grow economically. (voanews.com)
  • The study concludes that grain-flour milling is economically viable to electrify today in rural Ethiopia. (rmi.org)
  • The German minister said Russian President Vladimir Putin was "using grain, using food as a weapon," which she said had "exacerbated the already difficult situation" in countries like Ethiopia. (ibtimes.com)
  • In his doctoral thesis, Taye T Balcha developed and evaluated methods to improve tuberculosis diagnostics among the HIV-positive in Ethiopia and other low-income countries. (lu.se)
  • On February 5, 2013, the ruling regime in Ethiopia broadcasted a one hour "documentary" entitled "Jihadawi Harakat" ("Holy War Movement") purportedly aimed at exposing Islamic extremists and terrorists preparing for a "holy war" to establish an Islamic government in Ethiopia. (ethiopianreview.com)
  • The prison authorities had transferred detainees - including Kebede - to other correctional facilities in the region just before Dessie town became a battlefield for the war in northern Ethiopia . (icrc.org)
  • On 20 May 1961, the Court made an Order finding Ethiopia and Liberia to be in the same interest and joining the proceedings each had instituted. (icj-cij.org)
  • By the casting vote of the President - the votes having been equally divided (7-7) - the Court found that Ethiopia and Liberia could not be considered to have established any legal right or interest appertaining to them in the subject-matter of their claims, and accordingly decided to reject those claims. (icj-cij.org)
  • Ethiopia said that tens of thousands of Eritrean troops were killed, wounded or captured in the last few days of fierce fighting. (bbc.co.uk)
  • PATHWAYS is 4-years research project that aims to provide in-depth understanding of how children and youth in Ethiopia perceive their own vulnerability and interact with climate stressors and social protection frameworks in a process that influences their mobility and migration patterns. (lu.se)
  • So, 2011 Ethiopia has become George Orwell's 1984: Thinking is terrorism. (ethiopianreview.com)
  • Akeldama" began with a proclamation on the arrival of a bloodbath doomsday in Ethiopia: "Terrorism is destroying the world. (ethiopianreview.com)
  • This absense of a central authority in Somalia will undoubtedly influence the decision of many refugees now living in Ethiopia on whether or not to repatriate voluntarily. (unhcr.org)
  • UNHCR monitors the repatriation of Somali refugees from eastern Ethiopia to north-west Somalia. (unhcr.org)
  • In Ethiopia, tuberculosis infection (TB) is also common. (lu.se)
  • WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Ethiopia, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Angola from April 29 to May 5 to promote democracy and human rights, the State Department said on Friday. (yahoo.com)
  • EFF has filed a lawsuit in federal court in Washington, DC alleging that the government of Ethiopia, using notorious surveillance malware known as FinSpy, illegally wiretapped and invaded the privacy of our client, a U.S. citizen on U.S. soil. (eff.org)
  • Bearing this in mind, the government of Ethiopia has established the Ministry of Women, Children and Youth Affairs and subsequently adopted the Women and Youth national policies, which ensure the commitment and future direction of the government and thereby providing the framework for the national priorities towards empowering Women and Youth. (oecd.org)
  • The only difference between this an ordinary domestic wiretapping case is that the wiretapping was conducted by the government of Ethiopia. (eff.org)
  • It then sent copies of those activities, including Skype calls, to a command and control server located in Ethiopia and controlled by the government. (eff.org)
  • And then I think it's also up to the political leadership to continue to project the leadership role that Ethiopia has played in the region. (voanews.com)
  • When Abiy sidelined them, TPLF leaders retreated to their home region in northern Ethiopia. (npr.org)
  • A list of telephone exchanges and stations in Ethiopia, using data from the Ethiopia Telecommunications Authority's (ETA) quarterly statistical bulletin for 1996 (April - June). (upenn.edu)
  • A recent exhaustive 448-page World Bank report revealed that Ethiopia has one of the most corrupt-to-the-core regimes in the world. (ethiopianreview.com)
  • In southwest Ethiopia, an ambitious program is restoring degraded forest areas while helping local communities with carbon credit funds. (worldbank.org)
  • SIM evangelical Christians now have over 950 churches and over 120 evangelists in other areas of Ethiopia. (samaritanspurse.org)
  • He would make his way along the dry, dusty roads between the wheat fields in his home province in northern Ethiopia. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • Egypt however, worries that Ethiopia will have too much control over the Nile, a huge risk given that up to 90 percent of Egypt's water supply for fresh water and agriculture comes from the river. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • There are few places in Ethiopia-or the world-quite like the Harenna Forest. (nasa.gov)
  • In school, he was learning about how important forests were for the ecological health of different parts of the world, and he asked himself: Where are our forests, here in northern Ethiopia? (nationalgeographic.com)
  • The caution from the IMF and other critics of the project has done little to slow down its implementation as Ethiopia has made it clear the plant is critical to pushing the economy forward and will end the dependence on agriculture. (engineeringnews.co.za)
  • Now researchers have found a human fossil in Ethiopia about 2.8 million years old. (livescience.com)
  • A close-up view of the mandible from an early Homo species, shown just steps from where Arizona State University graduate student Chalachew Seyoum from Ethiopia spotted it. (livescience.com)
  • According to Per Björkman , clinical research findings from studies such as these can rapidly be converted into practice in Ethiopia. (lu.se)
  • Mediation efforts by the African Union, chaired by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, are ongoing, and Ethiopia has welcomed them. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • The 21st century has seen a rise of optimism about the prospects for African economic development, and Ethiopia, with its rapid economic growth in the last two decades, is at the forefront of this current wave of optimism. (lu.se)
  • Since 2004, with funding from United States President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) through the CDC, WHO has been supporting Ethiopia to expand and consolidate the blood transfusion service to ensure universal access to safe blood. (who.int)
  • Access images, information and interactive maps for Locks in Ethiopia. (marinas.com)