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  1. Ethiopia: Nation Shows Developing World How to Make a Green Economy ProsperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | AllAfrica.com

    Ethiopia has experienced its fair share of environmental damage and degradation but nowadays it is increasingly setting an example on how to combat climate change while also achieving economic growth. "It is very well known by the international community that Ethiopia is one of the front-runners of international climate policy, if not the leading African country," Fritz Jung, the representative of bilateral development cooperation at the Addis Ababa German Embassy, tells IPS.

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  2. Bloggers Behind Bars: Ethiopia's Zone9ers and Threats to Online Speech Across the GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Global Voices Online

    ... the origins of the Zone 9 bloggers collective, and why they chose that name, and the implications of their case in Ethiopia. In a nutshell, two years ago Endalk (as his friends and colleagues like to call him) got together with several like-minded ...

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  3. Egypt: Ethiopian Water Minister Hails Egypt Decision to Resume Dam TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | AllAfrica.com

    Ethiopian Water and Energy Minister Alemayehu Tegenu hailed Egypt's decision to resume the three-way dialogue with Sudan and Ethiopia on the Renaissance Dam last August. He also applauded the positive atmosphere which prevailed in the two meetings, which were held in Khartoum in August and Addis Ababa in September.

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  4. S. Sudanese rebel leader in Nairobi for talks with Kenyan presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    Former South Sudan's vice-president, Riek Machar, who leads the opposition faction of the Sudan Peoples' Liberation Movement is in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, to meet president Uhuru Kenyatta. South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar gives a press conference in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, on 12 May 2014 The rebel leader's spokesperson, James Gatdet Dak, confirmed to Sudan Tribune that Machar accompanied by a number of senior members of his opposition faction arrived on Friday.

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  5. Hogwarts' dark arts, high Hawaii, and The Beano: Travel agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Independent

    Berlin's historic Hotel Zoo reopens next month after a two-year renovation. The building dates back to 1891.

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  6. Ethiopia: Country Protected from Possible al-Shabab AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Voice of America

    Ethiopia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs says the country is protected at all times from attacks by the Somali militant group al-Shabab but is asking its citizens to be vigilant. The American Embassy in Addis Ababa issued a terror warning earlier this week.

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  7. Wyndham Hotel Group grows African portfolio with first hotel in Ethiopia.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | 4 Hoteliers

    Wyndham Hotel Group announced the signing of a management agreement for the Hotel Group's first property in Ethiopia, the 136-room Ramada Addis; Upon opening in the first half of next year, Ramada Addis will offer 128 guest rooms and eight suites, ideally located on a major transport route linking the city centre with Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. The addition of Ramada Addis expands Wyndham Hotel Group into its seventh market on the African continent and follows an announcement just last week that the company plans to introduce its flagship Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand to Kenya.

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  8. Ethiopia: Fast-Growing Capital Aims to Become Greener and CleanerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | AllAfrica.com

    Ethiopia's capital city, Addis Ababa, has a name that means "new flower". But for the 4 million plus people living there, it's more likely to conjure up images of worsening pollution and traffic gridlock.

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  9. Stricter Ebola screening begins at Dulles AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Washington Post

    Here's how the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority at Dulles International Airport is handling the stricter screening of passengers arriving from Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. As the passengers who arrived from Ethiopia passed from the screening area at Dulles International Airport on Thursday, a flock of friends and relatives waited to welcome them with cameras poised.

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  10. US warns of possible al-Shabaab attack in Ethiopian capitalRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    ... state's caretaker governor, John Kong (...) Tesfa-Alem Tekle October 16, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) - The US embassy in Ethiopia on has warned of a possible terrorist attack by the Somali militant group al-Shabaab on the Ethiopian capital, Addis (...) ...

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  11. Ethiopia's fast-growing capital aims to become greener and cleanerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | AlertNet

    ... site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. A labourer works on the electrified light rail system in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, June 25, 2014. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri ADDIS ABABA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ethiopia's capital city, ...

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  12. Ethiopia's undeniable rise to greatness is witnessed by the whole worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Tigrai Online

    Finally the world community is talking about Ethiopia, but this time it is about it's greatness and the remarkable growth and transformation taking place in the country. Ethiopia is set to achieve the Millennium Development Goals successfully by the deadline of 2015.

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  13. Ethiopia highlights "developing countries how to make a green economy prosper"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopia was emerging as an exemplary model to the rest of the world in terms of addressing climate change challenges while making advances on the economic front, Fritz Jung, the representative of bilateral development cooperation at German Embassy to Addis Ababa, told Inter Press Service . He also said that the international community identified Ethiopia as "one of the front-runners of international climate policy, if not the leading African country."

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  14. HPR approves motion for President Mulatu's speech - Thursday, 16 October 2014 13:38Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Walta Information Centre

    The House of Peoples' Representatives in its regular session held today approved the motion for President Mulatu Teshome's speech at the State of the Union. Asked about Ethiopia's economy, the Premier said that the country's economy has been growing on average by 10.3 per cent.

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  15. Ethiopian PM defends policies, slams ICCRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Newstime Africa

    Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Thursday defended his government's policies and accused the International Criminal Court of "intimidating" African leaders. "Proof of this is the economic performance that made Ethiopia one of the fastest growing economies in the world," Desalegn said at a parliamentary session. 2 comments

  16. Ethiopia's seed banks and the search for food securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | SciDev.Net

    The community seed bank in Chefe Donsa, a village two hours' drive east of the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, collects and preserves the seeds of local crops to ensure farmers have a steady supply of seeds to sow each year. The Chefe Donsa seed bank is just one of 13 established in different climatic areas of the country.

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  17. Ethiopia Shows Developing World How to Make a Green Economy ProsperRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Inter Press Service

    The GIZ, German government-backed international enterprise for sustainable development, Sustainable Land Management programme in northern Ethiopia. The programme includes promoting the use of terracing, crop rotation systems, improvement of pastureland and permanent green cover etc. 2 comments

  18. Ethiopia: Addis Court Convicts JournalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | AllAfrica.com

    ... by printing the magazine, according to the charge sheet. "In case the recent crackdown on current publications in Ethiopia did not illustrate authorities' fear of independent voices, they have now resorted to convicting a journalist on two-year-old ...

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  19. Ethiopia defeats Mali 3-2 in Bam...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Walta Information Centre

    The Ethiopian national team "Walias" achieved a surprising result here today when they beat Mali 3-2 to avenge their 2-0 defeat in Addis Ababa on Saturday. It was Mali who scored first through Bakary Sako , but the Walias responded with 2 quick goals of their own by Omed Oukri and Getaneh Kebede .

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  20. Flood displaces 8,000 Ethiopian families - Thursday, 16 October 2014 09:12Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Walta Information Centre

    Some 8,000 families have been displaced by the recent overflowing of Ethiopia's Awash River across the country, the Ministry of Water, Energy and Irrigation said Wednesday. "Households are being moved to higher ground and given temporary shelter," ministry spokesperson Bizuneh Tolcha told Anadolu Agency, asserting that no casualties had been reported thus far.

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