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Ethiopia: Eastern Africa’s Power Nexus

Ethiopia, a country of more than 90 million people, has a large rural population and a strained infrastructure. But the latter is changing quickly, as...Read more
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T’ej Featured on TODAY Show

The Gold Medal-winning wine, Bee d'Vine, was featured on a TODAY Show segment about honey wines. Bee d'Vine was founded by Ayele Solomon, who was born...Read more
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Building food security in Ethiopia

AFAR (NORTHEASTERN ETHIOPIA)  - Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Programme (PSNP), set up in 2005, aims to make fully food secure the millions of p...Read more
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Ethiopia’s 2013-14 Exports Increase 6% on Jump in Oilseed Sales

Ethiopian exports rose 5.8 percent to $3.3 billion in the year through July 7 partly due to an increase in oilseed revenue, the country’s second-lar...Read more
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Ethiopia: Dairy Innovation Fund Launched

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Irish Aid signed a collaboration agreement at the Sheraton Addis to provide funding...Read more
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Africa’s growth path: Reduce diseases, Bill Gates cautions

Unless Africa dramatically decreases its rates of malnutrition and premature mortality, it will not achieve the productivity levels necessary to compe...Read more
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Study Questions Who “Fair Trade” Actually Helps

In April, the Fair Trade, Employment, and Poverty Reduction (FTEPR) project at SOAS, University of London, released itsstudy, "Fairtrade, Employmen...Read more
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ECX to Launch Commodity Traceability, Online Trading Projects

The Ethiopia Commodity Exchange (ECX) said it would implement commodity traceability and online trading projects this Ethiopian fiscal year. ECX In...Read more
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Food Security is Land Security

How can the world feed a global population of 9 billion by 2050? The answer might seem simple enough: grow more food. The “green revolution,” a p...Read more
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Ethiopia’s First Ever Fertilizer Blending Plant Inaugurated

Tullo Bollo, Oromia, Ethiopia – On June 1, 2014, Ethiopia’s first ever fertilizer blending factory opened it’s doors thanks to the Ethiopian Min...Read more

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