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Remarks by Ambassador Patricia Haslach at the Well Drilling Rig Handover Ceremony

Remarks by Patricia Haslach U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia at the Well Drilling Rig handover Ceremony Thursday, January 14, 2016 U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa  (As prepared for delivery)   Salem new! Good morning, I would first like to thank the Ethiopian National Defense Forces for this ceremony here at the Officer’s Club and for inviting me to ...
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Annual Conference Celebrates Women Agribusiness Leaders

USAID honors business plan winners from the Women in Agribusiness Leadership Network  Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, January 13, 2016 – The Women in Agribusiness Leadership Network, through the United States Agency for International Development’s (USAID’s) Agribusiness Market Development and Livestock Market Development activities, honored the winners of the 2015 Business Plan Competition at its second annual ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Patricia Haslach at the Save the Children Event to Recognize Ethiopian Government Drought Response

Remarks by Patricia Haslach U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia at the Save the Children Event to Recognize Ethiopian Government Drought Response Wednesday, January 13, 2016 U.S. Embassy Addis Ababa  (As prepared for delivery) USG–Save the Children Partnership in Ethiopia Good Evening to our Government of Ethiopia counterparts, fellow Ambassadors, Carolyn , Diana, John Graham and the ...
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Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church Endorses Nutrition Sermon Guide Encouraging Better Nutrition for Mothers and Children

To improve nutrition practices by addressing fasting practices of pregnant/lactating women and children under two. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, January 12, 2016 – During the official annual meeting of the Holy Synod, the Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church (EOTC), his Holiness Abune Matias I, formally blessed and endorsed a nutrition sermon guide which instructs ...
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United States announces $88 million in additional humanitarian aid for Ethiopia

UNITED STATES ANNOUNCES $88 MILLION IN ADDITIONAL HUMANITARIAN AID FOR ETHIOPIA Addis Ababa – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced an additional $88 million in humanitarian assistance for Ethiopia today to address the humanitarian crisis resulting from the impacts of the El Niño phenomenon. The additional aid brings the total U.S. humanitarian assistance ...
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