Town Hall Meeting

Dear U.S. Citizens, Ambassador Michael Raynor invites you to a Town Hall at the U.S. Embassy on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All adult U.S. citizens living in Ethiopia are invited to attend. You will receive updates on U.S. initiatives in Ethiopia, as well as information on consular services for ...
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Message for U.S Citizens: Voting in 2018 U.S. Elections

VOTING IN 2018 U.S. ELECTIONS Your Vote Counts!  Did you know that many U.S. elections for House and Senate seats have been decided by a margin smaller than the number of ballots cast by absentee voters?  All states are required to count every absentee ballot as long as it is valid and reaches local election ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Town Hall Meeting

Dear U.S. Citizens, Please save the date and mark your calendars! Ambassador Michael Raynor invites you to a Town Hall at the U.S. Embassy on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All adult U.S. citizens living in Ethiopia are invited to attend. You will receive updates on U.S. initiatives in Ethiopia, ...
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Travel Alert – Addis Ababa

Location: Addis Ababa Event: The U.S. Embassy continues to monitor reports of protests, civil unrest, and violence throughout Addis Ababa, with police deployed in response.  These incidents may continue through the weekend with little or no warning.  Expect an increased police presence and be prepared for road closures, especially along the border between Addis Ababa ...
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Funding Opportunity for Journalism Training: Connect Media and Government.

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE U.S. EMBASSY, Addis Ababa  Notice of Funding Opportunity  Funding Opportunity Title:             Connecting Media and Government  Funding Opportunity Number:       PAS-NOFO-18-01  Deadline for Applications:                August 17, 2018   CFDA Number:                                19.040  Total Amount Available:                  $44,500    PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa announces an open competition for non-governmental ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens:  Violent protests and road closures in and around Shashamane

The U.S. Embassy is aware of reports of violent protests and road closures in and around Shashamane, approximately 250 km south of Addis Ababa.  There are reports of casualties.  The Embassy recommends that U.S. citizens avoid travel to Shashamane at this time.  As always, review your personal security plans; remain aware of your surroundings, including ...
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Statement by the U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa on Reports of Ethnic Violence on the Oromia-Somali Border

Addis Ababa, September 19, 2017 :- We are disturbed by the troubling reports of ethnic violence and the large-scale displacement of people living along the border between the Oromia and Somali regions, particularly in Hararge, although the details of what is occurring remain unclear. We urge the Ethiopian government to conduct a transparent investigation into all allegations of ...
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