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Project Mercy with the U.S. Government Transfers Cross-Bred Dairy Heifers to Dairy Farmers

Chacha, Amhara, Ethiopia, November 25, 2013 – Project Mercy in partnership with the U.S. Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), today provided its first round of pregnant cross-bred dairy heifers to five selected household dairy farmers in the Chacha District of the Northern Shewa Zone, Amhara Region.  With these heifers, the ...
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U.S. Government Kicks Off School Milk Day Events

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, November 21, 2013 – The U.S. Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), today kicked off the first of 14 events known as “School Milk Days” at the Wushawushign Primary School in the Amhara Region.  The purpose of these events is to increase the awareness and knowledge of school ...
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U.S. Government and EPOSPEA Join Forces to market Ethiopian Pulses, Oilseeds, and Spices

Successes and Opportunities for Pulses, Oilseeds, and Spices Highlighted at International Conference Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, November 15, 2013 – The U.S. Government joined with the Ethiopian Pulses, Oilseeds and Spices Processors and Exporters Association (EPOSPEA) and other industry leaders and stakeholders as a major sponsor for the third international conference on pulses, oilseeds and spices, ...
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U.S. Government and the City of Addis Ababa to Strengthen Preparedness and Response for Urban Disasters

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, November 14, 2013 – The U.S. Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), signed a partnership agreement on November 13 to improve urban emergency preparedness and response in Addis Ababa.  USAID will provide technical assistance to the city government of Addis Ababa that will make a significant difference in ...
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Ambassador Haslach’s Speech at International Family Planning Conference introducing John Kerry Video

Introduction of John Kerry Video, November 12, 2013 Excellencies, Distinguished guests, Ladies and Gentlemen. I am pleased to introduce this short video containing a message on family planning from the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. As some of you may have heard me say yesterday at the Ministerial event, there have been great achievements ...
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