10-Feb-2019 to 15:36

African Union, UNHCR roundtable debates causes, solutions for forced displacemen...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia ) — About 300 representatives from across Africa on took part in a roundtable conference co-organized in Addis Ababa on Saturday by the African Union (AU) and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and aimed at tackling the root causes of forced displacement in Africa and recommend concrete actions to achieve durable solutions.

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10-Feb-2019 to 15:35

Bridging the gender gap: Guterres urges more girls to take up tech studies

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Power relations in the world will remain male-dominated if girls and women do not strongly get involved in technological professions, United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres said Saturday.

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09-Feb-2019 to 21:47

Former Ethiopian PM to lead AU election mission in Nigeria

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Former Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn will lead an African Union (AU) election observation mission in Nigeria’s upcoming general elections, an AU official said Saturday.

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09-Feb-2019 to 21:38

Handbook of Ethiopian economy launched

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — A handbook of Ethiopian economy, which aims to present the analysis of the country’s economy in the past, the present and the future, was launched on Saturday at the Economic Commission for Africa.

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09-Feb-2019 to 16:30

Africa Risk Capacity calls for actions in addressing migration caused by natural...

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Chairperson of the African Risk Capacity, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has called concrete actions in addressing migration caused by natural disasters on the African continent increasingly exacerbated by the impact of climate change, APA can report on Saturday.

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09-Feb-2019 to 16:16

Ethiopia: EAC reiterate commitment to African development

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Saturday assured member States that it will continue to work hard with its partners in supporting the continent’s efforts to accelerate development and growth.

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09-Feb-2019 to 16:02

African leaders arrive in Addis Ababa for 32nd AU summit

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Leaders of African countries are arriving in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to take part in the 32nd ordinary session of the African Union (AU) Summit.

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