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Famous German pianist Joja Wendt performed at the Yared School of Music on 21st June.
Germany’s guidelines for Africa
Which strategy is Germany pursuing with regard to this rapidly changing continent? The Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa, developed by the Federal Foreign Office, set out approaches to taking opportunities, tackling risks and overcoming crises.
Federal Government Policy Guidelines for Africa
Kosmos Humboldt website - www.kosmos-humboldt.org
Alexander von Humboldt is seen as the last great universal scholar. The first environmental activist, humanist, world traveller and international cosmopolitan. But what is behind the legend?
On 23.05.2017 40 Ethiopian students were presented with the official scholarship documents of the German Academic Exchange Service
Former German Minister of Justice, Prof. Dr. Herta Däubler-Gmelin, visited Ethiopia in the beginning of May 2017.
Book of condolence for former German Chancellor Dr. Helmut Kohl
On Friday, 16 June 2017, His Excellency Dr. Helmut Kohl, former Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, passed away.
A book of condolence was opened at the Chancery of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Addis Ababa between 20 and 22 June.
Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel on the passing of former Chancellor Helmut Kohl
During his trip to the Horn of Africa, Foreign Minister Gabriel met on 2 May with representatives of the African Union the Prime Minister of Ethiopia.
On 9 May 2017 the German Ambassador in Ethiopia, Joachim Schmidt, and Dr. Yumiko Yokozeki, Officer in Charge of UNESCO Addis Ababa signed the project-contract on “UNESCO film on biodiversity issues at Lake Tana”.
UNESCO Film Project
Visit of the Lord Mayor of the city of Leipzig to its sister-city of Addis Ababa
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To make it to the Olympic Games one day – that is the dream of Ethiopian running talents Betelehem and Gadisa. And in Berlin they got one step closer to making their dream reality by winning the half marathon in their age group.
Berlin Half Marathon