Strengthening business ties between Ethiopia and the United States

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for the Middle East and Africa Seward L. Jones visited Ethiopia from August 11-14, 2017. The visit provided an opportunity to explore the trade and investment opportunities, challenges, and strategies facing U.S. companies wishing to do business in Ethiopia. It was also an opportunity to engage with the new American ... Read More»

U.S. Announces $169 Million in New Humanitarian Assistance for Ethiopia and Kenya

Washington D.C., August 3, 2017 – Today the United States announced more than $169 million in humanitarian assistance to support those in Ethiopia and Kenya who are experiencing the effects of prolonged severe drought. This additional funding, including nearly $137 million in Ethiopia and nearly $33 million in Kenya, brings the total U.S. humanitarian contribution in ... Read More»

Chargé d’Affaires Troy Fitrell

Troy Fitrell is headed overseas this summer to be Deputy Chief of Mission in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  He recently served as a Pearson Fellow with the House Foreign Affairs Committee, as Deputy Director for Southern African Affairs, the Deputy Chief of Mission at Embassy Port Louis, Mauritius, and as Deputy Director for International Security Operations ... Read More»

USAID Assistant Administrator R. David Harden Visits Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia October 20, 2016:- Assistant Administrator for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance says providing space for civil society and democracy to flourish is a foundational point for Ethiopia’s future.  Assistant Administrator R. David Harden: OK, thank you. The Minister and I had very nice meeting together.  He was very hospitable and I had a ... Read More»
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