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U.S. Embassy & MoE Strengthen English Language Quality Improvement Efforts in Universities Across Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, November 22, 2022 – Ambassador Tracey Ann Jacobson, Chargé d’Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa, expressed the Embassy’s continued commitment to Ethiopia’s education sector, especially in English language instruction at universities across the country. Ambassador Jacobson and Dr. Solomon Abraha, CEO of Higher Education, Governance, and Administration at the Ministry of ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON NOVEMBER 22, 2022 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed about efforts to bring lasting peace to northern Ethiopia.  Secretary Blinken recognized ongoing efforts by the Ethiopian government to work towards unhindered humanitarian assistance and restoration of basic services ...
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U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa Launches Academy for Women Entrepreneurs 2022

Addis Ababa, November 22, 2022 – In observance of International Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) Fiona Evans, launched a year-long nationwide project for the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) 2022 in the U.S. Embassy, Addis Ababa.   In her remarks, DCM Evans highlighted the importance of partnership between the United States and ...
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Ambassador Jacobson and USAID Delegation Strengthen Partnership in Drought Response During Official Visit to Somali Region

Jigjiga, November 21, 2022 –Ambassador Tracey Ann Jacobson, Chargé d’Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa, United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Deputy Assistant Administrator (DAA) for Africa, Tyler Beckelman, and USAID/Ethiopia Mission Director Sean Jones visited Jigjiga and Kebre Biyeh in Somali region.  The delegation met with Somali Regional President H.E. Mustafe ...
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U.S. Company Partners with Ethiopia’s Agriculture Sector to Launch an Environmentally Friendly Soil-Enhancing Product

Addis Ababa, November 16, 2022 – Deputy Chief of Mission (DCM) of the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa Fiona Evans joined the Special Advisor to the Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Sileshi Getahun, and Mr. Girma Abera from the Agricultural Transformation Agency to launch Apex-10.  This is an American-made environmentally friendly and soil-enhancing product, approved for ...
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