Protest Leader Alleges Police Beat Him

[HRW] Tunis -Police arrested and severely beat the de facto leader of ongoing social protests in Morocco’s Rif region, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International said today, based on an account the protest leader gave his lawyer. Authorities are inve…

[HRW] Tunis -Police arrested and severely beat the de facto leader of ongoing social protests in Morocco's Rif region, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International said today, based on an account the protest leader gave his lawyer. Authorities are investigating Nasser Zefzafi, the protest leader, on grave charges, including one that carries the death penalty and some that appear political in nature.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Crucial Moment for the Private Sector to Kick In

[Ethiopian Herald] The role of the private sector is central to sustain the ongoing rapid economic growth which has so far been driven in large part by public sector investment. In the coming years, both the government and the private sector should str…

[Ethiopian Herald] The role of the private sector is central to sustain the ongoing rapid economic growth which has so far been driven in large part by public sector investment. In the coming years, both the government and the private sector should strive to advance the role of domestic private actors to sustain the ongoing rapid and inclusive growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Economic Growth Gives Rise to Aviation Industry Demand

[Ethiopian Herald] The rapid economic growth attested in the country in the last decade has given rise to an indispensable demand for a booming aviation industry to keep the growth momentum, according to professionals in the aviation industry.

[Ethiopian Herald] The rapid economic growth attested in the country in the last decade has given rise to an indispensable demand for a booming aviation industry to keep the growth momentum, according to professionals in the aviation industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethiopia, ILO – Growing Partnership

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is effectively positioning itself by assuming major responsibilities in international organizations like the UNSC and WHO. And recently, the country has been elected as a regular member of the executive body of the Internati…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is effectively positioning itself by assuming major responsibilities in international organizations like the UNSC and WHO. And recently, the country has been elected as a regular member of the executive body of the International Labour Organization (ILO) for the period 2017- 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Local Associations Promote Dev’t Through Public Participation

[Ethiopian Herald] Community based local development associations have been performing crucial jobs in filing the gaps left by the government to alleviating poverty and addressing socioeconomic issues over the last two decades.

[Ethiopian Herald] Community based local development associations have been performing crucial jobs in filing the gaps left by the government to alleviating poverty and addressing socioeconomic issues over the last two decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Reconnecting With Nature for Holistic Healing

[Ethiopian Herald] The American writer, Sidney Sheldon, the seventh-best-selling fiction author of all time, once advised his readers, “Try to leave the Earth a better place than when you arrived.” These days, let alone making the earth a better place,…

[Ethiopian Herald] The American writer, Sidney Sheldon, the seventh-best-selling fiction author of all time, once advised his readers, "Try to leave the Earth a better place than when you arrived." These days, let alone making the earth a better place, man could not even preserve what is there when he arrives; he rather continues to deteriorating it. As this generation is failing to live up to the requirements of Sheldon's advice, it is time for the leaders of the world to respond to the global call to save nature.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Improved Technologies Enhancing Productivity

[Ethiopian Herald] The joint effort of partners in generating and distributing agricultural technologies making positive impact in boosting productivity and availing inputs to the industry.

[Ethiopian Herald] The joint effort of partners in generating and distributing agricultural technologies making positive impact in boosting productivity and availing inputs to the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia