• Ethiopian
  • Simien Mountains, rising above the Ethiopian Plateau in northwestern Ethiopia. (britannica.com)
  • In 1987, the Derg established the People's Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, but it was overthrown in 1991 by the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front, which has been the ruling political coalition since. (wikipedia.org)
  • A substantial population of Ethiopian Jews, known as Bete Israel, also resided in Ethiopia until the 1980s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ethiopia is the place of origin of the coffee bean, which was first cultivated at Kefa, one of the 14 provinces in the old Ethiopian administration. (wikipedia.org)
  • Capital (also known as Capital Ethiopia) is an Ethiopian weekly business newspaper published and distributed by Crown Publishing Plc. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2004, due to its successful implementation of the community conversation strategy, KMG was chosen by the Ethiopian government to train people to lead conversations across the country as a key component of HIV prevention in Ethiopia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orchestra Ethiopia was an Ethiopian performing group formed in 1963 by the Egyptian-born American composer and ethnomusicologist Halim El-Dabh (born 1921). (wikipedia.org)
  • Africa
  • Ethiopia ranked 33 out of 52 countries surveyed in the Mo Ibrahim Index of African Governance, below average on the continent and among the bottom in the East Africa region. (freedomhouse.org)
  • Contrary to western myth , the elevated central plateau which covers half of Ethiopia 's surface area that supports the large majority population is quite possibly the most extensive contiguous area of fertile land in the eastern side of Africa . (wikiquote.org)
  • Ethiopia combines one of the fastest growing economies in Africa, with one of the highest population growth rates in the world. (oecd.org)
  • Ethiopia was among the first independent nations to sign the Charter of the United Nations , and it gave moral and material support to the decolonization of Africa and to the growth of Pan-African cooperation. (britannica.com)
  • During the late 19th-century Scramble for Africa, Ethiopia was one of the nations to retain its sovereignty and the only territory in Africa to defeat a European colonial power. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ethiopia was also the first independent member from Africa of the 20th-century League of Nations and the United Nations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ethiopia also has the most UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Global Fire Power, Ethiopia also has the 41st most powerful military in the world, and the third most powerful in Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • The organization has a Foundation that works to inform the world about Ethiopia, raises funds to support poverty reduction in Ethiopia and sub-Sahara Africa, and serves as the world headquarters for the Praxis Ethiopia Award for Distinguished Contributions to Development. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2013's Making Citizens in Africa: Ethnicity, Gender, and National Identity in Ethiopia describes the work of KMG as "groundbreaking and culturally respectful", demonstrating "that reform for women and girls must be inclusive of women and men, it must include traditional power structures, and it will be most successful when it also integrates with anti-poverty and development initiatives. (wikipedia.org)
  • South West Ogaden Situation Report, February 1994 (accessed 23 December 2008) "Local History in Ethiopia"[permanent dead link] (pdf) The Nordic Africa Institute website (accessed 28 November 2007) Pankhurst, Richard K. P. (1968). (wikipedia.org)
  • Local History in Ethiopia" The Nordic Africa Institute website (accessed 12 February 2008) CSA 2005 National Statistics Archived July 31, 2008, at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Emperor of Ethio
  • I, Haile Selassie I , Emperor of Ethiopia, am here today to claim that justice which is due to my people, and the assistance promised to it eight months ago, when fifty nations asserted that aggression had been committed in violation of international treaties. (wikiquote.org)
  • Muja was founded during the era of Zemene Mesafint by the notable Weresekh (ወረሴህ) rulers Dejazmach Birru Aligaz and Dejazmach Faris Aligaz both are the sons of Aligaz of Yejju (died 1803) and he was also the Ras of Begemder, and Inderase (regent) of the Emperor of Ethiopia for more than six years. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1994
  • English translation of the 1994 draft constitution of Ethiopia. (ifes.org)
  • Table B.4 1994 Population and Housing Census of Ethiopia: Results for Somali Region, Vol. 1 Archived November 19, 2008, at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • CSA 2005 National Statistics, Table B.4 1994 Population and Housing Census of Ethiopia: Results for Somali Region, Vol. 1 Tables 2.4, 2.14 (accessed 10 January 2009). (wikipedia.org)
  • organization
  • Praxis Ethiopia" became the guiding principle for this organization. (wikipedia.org)
  • KMG Ethiopia, also known as Kembatti Mentti Gezzima-Tope (Kembatta Women Standing Together), is an indigenous non-governmental charitable organization based in Kembata, Ethiopia, dedicated to protecting women's rights, fostering women's health and supporting the environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Originally operating in two kebele in Ethiopia, the organization began by surveying community members about practices and informing the community of the results, focusing education efforts on individuals who would then spread what they had learned to others. (wikipedia.org)
  • United Nations
  • May it be taken as Divine significance, that, as We mark the passing of the Nazi Reich, in America at San Francisco , delegates from all United Nations , among whose number Ethiopia stands, are now met together for their long-planned conference to lay foundations for an international pact to banish war and to maintain World Peace . (wikiquote.org)
  • On January 24, the United Nations refugee agency reported the detection of five cases of acute flaccid paralysis in Dolo Ado, Ethiopia. (healthmap.org)
  • 1964
  • Albums Orchestra Ethiopia: Blue Nile Group (1969, Tempo Records) Orchestra Ethiopia (1973 or 1974, Blue Nile Records) Contributing artist The Rough Guide to the Music of Ethiopia (2012, World Music Network) El-Dabh, Halim (1964). (wikipedia.org)
  • ethnic
  • The Oromo, Amhara, and Tigreans make up more than three-fourths of the population, but there are more than 77 different ethnic groups with their own distinct languages within Ethiopia. (conservapedia.com)
  • empire
  • The ancient empire of Ethiopia has its legendary origin in the meeting of King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba. (springer.com)
  • The Orchestra was also featured in a National Geographic documentary film entitled Ethiopia: The Hidden Empire (1970). (wikipedia.org)
  • Country
  • With the exception of the Italian occupation of 1936-1941, Ethiopia is the only African country to never have been colonised by a European imperialist power. (conservapedia.com)
  • According to the National Committee on Traditional Practices of Ethiopia, such bridal abductions were the base of 69% of marriages in the country as of 2003. (wikipedia.org)
  • change
  • Unless other countries are willing to militarily fight, destroy and replace the government, it is the people of Ethiopia who in time, perhaps years, must change their government. (chicagotribune.com)
  • KMG Ethiopia works to foster change through social revolution and practical assistance, rather than through legislation. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • Ethiopia became prominent in modern world affairs first in 1896, when it defeated colonial Italy in the Battle of Adwa , and again in 1935-36, when it was invaded and occupied by fascist Italy. (britannica.com)
  • Liberation during World War II by the Allied powers set the stage for Ethiopia to play a more prominent role in world affairs. (britannica.com)
  • International
  • On 25 January 2002, they met with Prime Minister Meles Zenawi and outlined the concept of creating an international resource in service to poverty reduction in Ethiopia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Media
  • Obscured by the media-refracted glare of the surrounding deserts, Ethiopia feels like the archetypal forgotten land. (wikiquote.org)
  • The Quest for Press Freedom: One Hundred Years of History of the Media in Ethiopia. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • 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)
  • music
  • AllMusic critic William Ruhlmann retrospectively described Radio Ethiopia as "a schizophrenic album in which the many elements that had worked so well together on Horses now seemed jarringly incompatible" and also noted that the Patti Smith Group "learned their craft and competence set in and lost some of the unself-consciousness that had made their music so appealing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orchestra Ethiopia 1963-1975: Halim El-Dabh, Catalyst for Music Innovation and Preservation" (2005). (wikipedia.org)
  • largest
  • Ethiopia is a multilingual nation with around 80 ethnolinguistic groups, the four largest of which are the Oromo, Amhara, Somali and Tigrayans. (wikipedia.org)
  • help
  • All money from sales goes to Ethiopia to help needy children go to school and to dig tube wells in rural villages. (ebay.com)
  • In the mid-1990s she returned to Ethiopia with US$5,000, which she invested in local improvements to help win the confidence of the community. (wikipedia.org)