Ethiopia Made Significant Gains in Human Development

[Ethiopian Herald] UN resident and humanitarian coordinator Ahunna Eziakonwa-Onochie said Ethiopia has made significant gains in human development. She made the remark at launching ceremony of UNDP Human Development Report 2016 here yesterday.

[Ethiopian Herald] UN resident and humanitarian coordinator Ahunna Eziakonwa-Onochie said Ethiopia has made significant gains in human development. She made the remark at launching ceremony of UNDP Human Development Report 2016 here yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Oromia State Raises 1.7 Billion Birr for GERD

[Ethiopian Herald] Oromia State Council for the Coordination of Public Participation disclosed that it managed to secure 1.7 billion Birr from public for the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

[Ethiopian Herald] Oromia State Council for the Coordination of Public Participation disclosed that it managed to secure 1.7 billion Birr from public for the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Regional Industrialization Ought to Speed Dev’t

[Ethiopian Herald] A sub-regional approach to industrial development is likely to result in a significantly faster rate of industrialization than would be the case if the process is undertaken on an individual country-by-country basis, discloses Andrew…

[Ethiopian Herald] A sub-regional approach to industrial development is likely to result in a significantly faster rate of industrialization than would be the case if the process is undertaken on an individual country-by-country basis, discloses Andrew Mold, the acting Director of ECA in Eastern Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Mega Projects the Apple of Nation’s Eye

[Ethiopian Herald] It goes without saying the design of development projects presupposes bringing success in intended areas and hitting set objectives– Improving human lifestyle, transforming means of production and creating innovation, among others. …

[Ethiopian Herald] It goes without saying the design of development projects presupposes bringing success in intended areas and hitting set objectives-- Improving human lifestyle, transforming means of production and creating innovation, among others. But, nation's mega projects matter most, because, they are instrumental in the materialization of the country's middle income status and getting poverty behind one's back.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethiopia’s History-Changing Dam

[Ethiopian Herald] We have an ancient hymn that Egypt sing in praise of the Nile River. A Hymn to the Nile, recorded in Papyrus Sallier II runs like this:

[Ethiopian Herald] We have an ancient hymn that Egypt sing in praise of the Nile River. A Hymn to the Nile, recorded in Papyrus Sallier II runs like this:

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Depression – Let’s Talk

[Ethiopian Herald] According to World Health Organization (WHO), about 322 million people around the world are affected by depression. It is said to be the leading cause of disability worldwide and a major contributor to the overall global burden of di…

[Ethiopian Herald] According to World Health Organization (WHO), about 322 million people around the world are affected by depression. It is said to be the leading cause of disability worldwide and a major contributor to the overall global burden of diseases. Even if professionals are warning that everyone is at the risk of depression, affecting people of all ages and from all walks of life, the issue seem to have been downplayed. Victims seem to experience too much suffering not only from the disease but mainly from stigmat

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Liberia Raises Concern Over Use of Chemical Gas in Syria

[LINA] The Government of Liberia has joined other countries around the world in raising concerns over the use of chemical weapons during military attacks in Syria, calling it “a heinous act which is a flagrant violation of international laws.”

[LINA] The Government of Liberia has joined other countries around the world in raising concerns over the use of chemical weapons during military attacks in Syria, calling it "a heinous act which is a flagrant violation of international laws."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf Recounts MRU Economic Gains Before Ebola Outbreak

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged gains made by Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone on the economic front prior to the Ebola outbreak in 2014 that hit Southern Guinea and later spread to Liberia and Sierra Leone.

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged gains made by Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone on the economic front prior to the Ebola outbreak in 2014 that hit Southern Guinea and later spread to Liberia and Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

VP Boakai to Address Liberia Educational Forum in the U.S.

[LINA] Vice President Joseph N. Boakai, is in the United States at the invitation of the Mayors’ Commission on African Caribbean Immigrant Affairs of the City of Philadelphia in Pennsylvania.

[LINA] Vice President Joseph N. Boakai, is in the United States at the invitation of the Mayors' Commission on African Caribbean Immigrant Affairs of the City of Philadelphia in Pennsylvania.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia