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Towards zero female genital mutilation

A joint statement by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore, UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka and WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on the occasion of International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

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News Monitor

Ethiopia takes measures to prevent Corona virus

The government of Ethiopia is applying strict measures to stop the spread of Novel Corona Virus into the country, according to the Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI)

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Health

U.S assistance reduces TB burden in Ethiopia

The assistance of the United States has contributed to improvements in Ethiopia’s ability to detect, diagnose, and treat tuberculosis (TB) more effectively and save lives across all nine regions of the country.

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Health

Acute water diarrhea outbreak kills 3 people in Ethiopia

The outbreak of Acute water diarrhea (AWD) has killed three people in North Gondar Tselemt area in Amhara region of Ethiopia.

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Health

United States helps Ethiopian health professionals training

The United States Government, in collaboration with Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI), and the World Health Organization trained 110 health professionals from Ethiopian Federal Police Commission and Ethiopian Ministry of Defense.

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Crime

Ethiopia captures 5,900 Kalashnikov bullets, 1,280 kg cannabis

The customs police officers of Ethiopia this week captured 5,947 Kalashnikov bullets and 1,280 killograms of cannabis from people engaged in contraband trade.

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Health

Forum reflects on Ethiopian women health

The Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday hosted a meeting in Addis Ababa to discuss women’s health issues in Ethiopia.

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Health

International food safety conference opens in Addis Ababa

International food safety conference opens in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia today aiming at building up political support to address global food safety challenges.