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U.S. Ambassador Patricia Haslach Travels to Gondar

Gondar, November 8, 2013:  On her first official trip outside of Addis Ababa, U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia Patricia Haslach visited Gondar from November 7 to 8. Ambassador Haslach met with Mayor Getnet Amara and Zone Administrator Gizat Abiyu.  She also met with officials at Gondar University and with female university students for a discussion on ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Haslach at Ethiopian Coffee Exporters Conference

Your Excellency Minister of Trade Kebede Chane International Coffee Organization Executive Director Robério Oliveira Silva and distinguished guests…. Bunna Ewadallo! As the new U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia, it is an honor for me to represent the U.S. Government at such a significant event.  I have been informed about the goat who discovered coffee in Ethiopia, ...
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First Power Africa Transaction moves forward with Landmark agreement between Ethiopian Government and Reykjavik Geothermal

October 3, 2013 – The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa is pleased to share the announcement of a major transaction under President Obama’s Power Africa Initiative.  Gary Linden, USAID Ethiopia Acting Mission Director, noted the significance of the new project: “The Power Africa Initiative, announced by President Obama just last June, was designed precisely to ...
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2015 Diversity Visa Program Registration

September 30, 2013 – The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa is please to share, below, the Department of State announcement for the 2015 Diversity Visa Program (DV-2015).  Ethiopia is an eligible country for DV-2015.  DV-2015 applicants must submit entries online to the website address below.  There is no charge for applications.  Persons or entities that ...
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United States Ambassador to Ethiopia Patricia Haslach Presents Credentials

September 25, 2013, Addis Ababa – Patricia Haslach, United States Ambassador to Ethiopia, presented her credentials to President Girma Wolde-Giorgis today, September 25, 2013 at a credentialing ceremony held at the National Place. The United States Embassy in Addis Ababa released a video introducing Ambassador Haslach to the Ethiopian public.  The video can be found ...
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