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News Ethiopia Travel: UNIGLOBE Chairman’s Circle gala raises $17,000 for Safe Schools for Refugees in Ethiopia project

Published on: Thursday 16 January 2020
UNIGLOBE Chairman’s Circle gala raises $17,000 for Safe Schools for Refugees in Ethiopia project
News source: https://www.eturbonews.com/540071/uniglobe-chairmans-circle-gala-raises-17000-for-safe-schools-for-refugees-in-ethiopia-project/

UNIGLOBE Travel International Chairman’s Circle members have donated $17,000 USD raised at their annual awards gala to the Plan International UK Safe | eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News | Responsible Tourism News

News Ethiopia Travel: Timbu to Invest USD$500,000 in Ugandan Travel Startups

Published on: Monday 10 February 2020
Timbu to Invest USD$500,000 in Ugandan Travel Startups
News source: https://pctechmag.com/2020/02/timbu-investing-in-travel-startups/

Mauritian travel firm; TIMBU announces plans of investing USD$25,000 (approx ... Timbu will be providing mentorship and coaching to startups beginning with Kenya, Ethiopia and Rwanda. Thereby ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Irish humanitarian aid agency GOAL warns of threat to food supply in Ethiopia due to ''unprecedented'' locust infestation

Published on: Wednesday 29 January 2020
Irish humanitarian aid agency GOAL warns of threat to food supply in Ethiopia due to ''unprecedented'' locust infestation
News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/ethiopia/irish-humanitarian-aid-agency-goal-warns-threat-food-supply-ethiopia-due

GOAL Ethiopia is currently supporting local government efforts to control the infestation ... and prevent a disaster from occurring." Locusts can travel up to 150 km a day and a swarm the size of ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Prime Minister to travel to Ethiopia, Senegal, and Germany

Published on: Saturday 01 February 2020
Prime Minister to travel to Ethiopia, Senegal, and Germany
News source: https://pm.gc.ca/en/news/news-releases/2020/02/01/prime-minister-travel-ethiopia-senegal-and-germany

These visits will focus on economic opportunity and prosperity, climate change, democracy, and gender equality, as Canada deepens our relationships in the region and advances new partnerships that will benefit Canadians.

News Ethiopia Travel: A tedious trek that paid off - discovering Ethiopia's ancient cave churches

Published on: Sunday 01 December 2019
A tedious trek that paid off - discovering Ethiopia's ancient cave churches
News source: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/africa/ethiopia/articles1/mountain-church-ethiopia-just-back/

Katie Parry wins this week’s Just Back travel writing competition and £250 for her account of a long trek in search of a seventh-century cave church. “We are close.” The words have become meaningless.

News Ethiopia Travel: Ethiopia Mobile Travel Booking Business and Investment Opportunities Databook 2018-2025 Featuring M-Birr, BelCash, Amole, EthioPay, YenePay

Published on: Thursday 28 November 2019
Ethiopia Mobile Travel Booking Business and Investment Opportunities Databook 2018-2025 Featuring M-Birr, BelCash, Amole, EthioPay, YenePay
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ethiopia-mobile-travel-booking-business-231500416.html

The "Ethiopia Mobile Travel Booking Business and Investment Opportunities (Databook Series) - Market Size and Forecast, Retail Spend Analysis, and Consumer Attitude & Behaviour" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

News Ethiopia Travel: Ethiopia is one of Africa’s best kept secrets

Published on: Saturday 07 December 2019
Ethiopia is one of Africa’s best kept secrets
News source: https://vancouversun.com/travel/international-travel/ethiopia-is-one-of-africas-best-kept-secrets

Ethiopia – When I told friends we were going there this spring ... We travelled with Jacaranda tours, booked through Personal Travel Management based in Vancouver. And yes, we flew with Ethiopian ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Nobel Peace Prize 2019 awarded to Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Nobel Peace Prize 2019 awarded to Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali
News source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/nobel-peace-prize-2019-awarded-to-ethiopia-prime-minister-abiy-ahmed-today-2019-10-11/

Ethiopia is facing rising ethnic tensions ... charged ionosphere Critics say Procter & Gamble contributes to deforestation and should use recycled materials for paper products Long-time travel expert ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Ethiopia: The Under-the-Radar Jewel of East Africa

Published on: Tuesday 15 October 2019
Ethiopia: The Under-the-Radar Jewel of East Africa
News source: https://www.travelandleisure.com/trip-ideas/new-world-wonders-black-tomato-ethiopia-itinerary

The city is rich in impressive monuments and colonial architecture. After checking into the Sheraton, head to the Ethnographic Museum, a good place to learn more about Ethiopia's rich ethnic diversity ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Ethiopia's Abiy wins Nobel award: How the world reacted

Published on: Friday 11 October 2019
Ethiopia's Abiy wins Nobel award: How the world reacted
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/10/ethiopia-abiy-wins-nobel-award-world-reacted-191011135106026.html

At the same time, activists' hopes that the peace process would lead to substantial policy changes within Eritrea have been largely dashed, with universal conscription still in place despite the ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Ethnic clashes kill 22 in Ethiopia's Amhara region

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Ethnic clashes kill 22 in Ethiopia's Amhara region
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/10/04/ethnic-clashes-kill-22-in-ethiopia-s-amhara-region/

Ethiopia continues to struggle with inter-ethnic clashes ... “U.S. government personnel have deferred all travel to the region due to the unrest and violence,” it said in a statement. Ethnic violence ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Travel notice: Ethiopia, Nigeria, the Philippines and Pakistan

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Travel notice: Ethiopia, Nigeria, the Philippines and Pakistan
News source: http://outbreaknewstoday.com/travel-notice-ethiopia-nigeria-the-philippines-and-pakistan-54132/

In this video, I look at four recent travel notices issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Travel notices that were issued include: Ethiopia due to the Chikungunya outbreak, ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Why Ethiopia's Rastafari community keeps dwindling

Published on: Sunday 08 September 2019
Why Ethiopia's Rastafari community keeps dwindling
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/why-ethiopias-rastafari-community-keeps-dwindling/a-50339635

Rastafarians from around the world have been settling in Ethiopia for the last 50 years, after being given land by Emperor Haile Selassie. Today, life in "the promised land" is far from the paradise they had imagined.

News Ethiopia Travel: Czech Ambassador to Ethiopia Pavel Mikeš: ‘If you wait long enough, an egg will walk on two legs’

Published on: Tuesday 10 September 2019
Czech Ambassador to Ethiopia Pavel Mikeš: ‘If you wait long enough, an egg will walk on two legs’
News source: https://www.radio.cz/en/section/one-on-one/czech-ambassador-to-ethiopia-pavel-mikes-if-you-wait-long-enough-an-egg-will-walk-on-two-legs

Pavel Mikeš, the Czech Ambassador to Ethiopia, studied African History and Linguistics at Charles University in the 1980s. Despite not being allowed to travel to the continent under communism, he managed to learn fluent Swahili and Amharic, the dominant Ethiopian language, along with English and French. After a long career in academia, he joined the Czech Foreign Ministry in 1999, and has since served

News Ethiopia Travel: Ethiopia plants 350 million trees in 12 hours, breaking world record

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Ethiopia plants 350 million trees in 12 hours, breaking world record
News source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/ethiopia-plants-350-million-trees-12-hours-breaking-world-record-2019-07-30/

But Getahun Mekuria, Ethiopia's Minister of Innovation and Technology ... Global grounding of the aircraft is rippling through the travel sector and even denting the U.S. economy A recap of latest ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Ethiopia: Agricultural Business Competition Launched in Ethiopia

Published on: Sunday 11 August 2019
Ethiopia: Agricultural Business Competition Launched in Ethiopia
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201908120182.html

"The winners will also receive extensive business development support; expert advice; mentorship; and an opportunity to travel to Germany for an exposure visit (for first prize winners only ...

News Ethiopia Travel: Former World Council of Churches (WCC) executive finds joy working for peace in Ethiopia

Published on: Tuesday 06 August 2019
Former World Council of Churches (WCC) executive finds joy working for peace in Ethiopia
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/08/07/former-world-council-of-churches-wcc-executive-finds-joy-working-for-peace-in-ethiopia/

“That reconciliation is very helpful from the Ethiopian side,” said Legesse. Eritreans still cannot, however, easily travel to Ethiopia as they wish as they require authorization from immigration ...

News Ethiopia Travel: What the Catholic Church in Ethiopia is doing to help people displaced by violence

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
What the Catholic Church in Ethiopia is doing to help people displaced by violence
News source: https://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2019/07/18/what-catholic-church-ethiopia-doing-help-people-displaced-violence

While "it's risky to travel by road" in remote parts of Ethiopia, particularly in areas badly affected by violence, church workers go wherever help is needed, Fantu said. Catholics account for only 1 ...