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  • 25 Apr 2013
    Ethiopia Holds Final National Consultation on Post 2015 Agenda

  • 13 Apr 2013
    Ethiopia Graduates Third Round of Potential Entrepreneurs

    Fifty-Five participants drawn from universities, technical & vocational schools, and microfinance institutions across Ethiopia graduated from an intensive six day Entrepreneurship Development workshop on Saturday 13th April 2013 in Addis Ababa. A selected number of the graduates will go on to take part in a training of trainers workshop. The Entrepreneurship Development Programme seeks to train 25,000 trainers in the coming three years.

  • 12 Apr 2013
    Japan approves additional contribution of USD 4 million to UNDP for Disaster Risk Reduction in Ethiopia

  • 29 Mar 2013
    Ethiopia Pilots Electric Vehicles

    Ethiopia is piloting clean transportation by launching a project to bring electronic taxis (e-taxis) into the country.

  • 16 Mar 2013
    Training Climate Leaders for Results

    “Ethiopia has never been a country to shy away from challenges and we see that warrior spirit in its approach to the climate change agenda” UNDP Ethiopia Deputy Country Director Bettina Woll told graduates of a six month Leadership for Results Programme on 16th March 2013 during a ceremony in Adama town.

  • 15 Mar 2013
    Human Development Report 2013 Puts Ethiopia as Third Top Mover

  • 26 Feb 2013
    Ethiopia Hosts Regional Conference on Federalism

    The 5th Regional Conference on Federalism and Decentralization held at the UN Conference Centre in Addis Ababa drew over 150 participants from Horn of Africa and ambassadors of 13 countries following the federal system. The meeting sought to exchange lessons and enhance the understanding of principles of federalism and their application in the context of the Horn of Africa through inclusive and participatory learning among the conference participants.

  • 19 Feb 2013
    Prime Minister Launches Ethiopia's New Entrepreneurship Development Programme

    The Government of the Federal Democratic Republic Ethiopia, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) jointly launched an Entrepreneurship Development Programme for Ethiopia at a special ceremony presided by H.E. Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn.

  • 16 Feb 2013
    Ethiopia's Institute of Leadership and Good Governance Graduates First Batch

    The Institute of Leadership and Good Governance (ILG) graduated its first class of 67 students with Master of Art Degrees at a ceremony held in the Ethiopian Civil Service University. The Institute is supported by UNDP and Government of France.

  • 25 Nov 2012
    Running for MDGs

    The UN Running for a Child campaign has fundraised over 1,2 million Ethiopian Birr, which will go towards supporting the work of four community based institutions identified in collaboration with the Ministry of Women, Children and Youth Affairs.

  • 22 Nov 2012
    National Consultation on Post MDG Development Agenda

    Ethiopia kicked off its Post 2015 consultations in the northen city of Bahir Dar, where around 200 participants from four regional states and comprising members from the public, private and civil society gathered for two days to dialogue on their vision for the country's development agenda. The participants were drawn from the Afar, Amhara, Tigray and Benishangul Gumuz regions.

  • 10 Nov 2012
    Ethiopia's Institute of Ombudsman Gets An International Boost of Recognition

    The Ethiopian Institution of the Ombudsman was formally admitted as an institutional member of the International Ombudsman Institute (IOI) on 10th November 2012.

  • 12 Oct 2012
    Women and Girls as Invincible Forces of Resilience

    The 6th National Conference on Disaster Risk Management was the highlight of Ethiopia’s annual celebration of the International Day for Disaster Reduction in 2012.

  • 20 Sep 2012
    Election Board Recieves New Facility

    The National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) has received and made operational a brand new RAPIDA offset printing machine for its election materials printing purchased at a cost of EURO 464,463.21.