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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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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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