Government Press Release on Goals for Inclusive Democracy, Humanitarian Aid and Issues, and Conflict Resolution

The Ethiopian Government, represented by the Foreign Ministry and Ministry of Peace, met in Addis Ababa on August 25 with some 150 representatives of international diplomatic and humanitarian aid NGO community. The Government heard and…


It is regrettable those who proclaim their wish for a “stable and prosperous” democracy in Ethiopia should do so by flagrantly displaying their contempt for Ethiopian sovereignty. Only the people of Ethiopia can decide whether their elections are free and fair. …


It is regrettable those who proclaim their wish for a “stable and prosperous” democracy in Ethiopia should do so by flagrantly displaying their contempt for Ethiopian sovereignty. Only the people of Ethiopia can decide whether their elections are free and fair. …


The following op-ed piece was submitted to the New York Times in response to Nicholas Kristof’s column dated April 24, 2021. …


Ethiopia has embarked on an extensive home-grown economic reform program that aims to bring economic transformation by leveraging the strong economic growth it achieved during the past decade. Using a set of macroeconomic, structural, and sectoral measures, the reform aspires to catalyze productivity growth, the bedrock for an inclusive and…


On Sunday, February 28, 2021, I sent an op-ed submission to the editor of the New York Times in response to the article Ethiopia’s War Leads to Ethnic Cleansing in Tigray Region, U.S. Report Says, along with the following note urging the Times to acknowledge my submission:

I should like…


Now, more than ever, members of the press must abide by the most stringent ethical standards. We live in an unprecedented and unparalleled age of misinformation and disinformation. We have seen the media’s ability to be the enabler of both positive change, and insidious insurrection. Unfortunately, major print media has…

Ambassador Fitsum Arega of Ethiopia

#Ambassador of #Ethiopia to the USA, Non-Resident Ambassador to Jamaica & Panama Facebook/Instagram: fitsum.aregaa email: Ethiopia@ethiopianembassy.org

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