Rolf Andreas Negård from NHO at EEF and CETU workshop in Addis Ababa 8 November. 
Photo: EEF.Rolf Andreas Negård from NHO at EEF and CETU workshop in Addis Ababa 8 November. Photo: EEF

On Tuesday 8 November 2016, EEF and CETU held a workshop in Addis Ababa for their members, branch offices and trade union representatives on collective bargaining and social dialogue at the enterprise level. Representatives from NHO and LO participated in this workshop and presented their experiences. NHO spoke about the benefits of social dialogue and collective bargaining for the company and...

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Addis Ababa, November 29, 2016

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Private sector development is an emerging focus area in Norway’s bilateral engagement in Ethiopia. . 
Photo: RNE/TWO.

Today, 16 November, the Embassy is arranging a seminar on private sector development, bringing together stakeholders from private sector, public institutions and regulatory bodies.

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Photo: Norway Cup.

Registration for Norway Cup 2017, the world’s largest football tournament for children and young people is now open, deadline for registration is 15th April 2017. The tournament attracts players and referees from nations all over the world.

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Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende visited Addis Ababa on 28 and 29 October. 
Photo: Utenriksdepartementet/Astrid Sehl.

Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende visited the Horn of Africa between 25 and 29 October. ‘The region is facing armed conflict, humanitarian crisis and political instability. It is in Norway’s interest to support measures which can contribute to stability and development,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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The Golaafala crew – actors, writers and producers. Next to traditional singer Dima (in the middle with sunglasses) is Senior Producer Dawitg Batri (with the blue shirt) . 
Photo: BBC Media Action.

“Bring that wood over here and make some fire in the room!” Although the woman can see that the smoke has already made her daughter’s eyes “so red, they’re like pepper”, her voice is commanding and disobeying her is unthinkable. The actors taking part in BBC Media Action’s new radio drama are more than convincing. Although barely two months on air, Golaafala is now one of the most popular shows...

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This hairdressing salon in Tsore refugee camp is a part of the vocational training programme, organized and supported by the NRC. 
Photo: RNE/FBL.

Situated in the fertile lowlands of North-Western Ethiopia, Benishangul-Gumuz Regional State boasts with natural beauty, ethnic diversity and rural simplicity. A couple of weeks back, the Norwegian Ambassador, Mr. Andreas Gaarder, and a small delegation travelled to the “emerging state” on the border with South Sudan and Sudan. The three-day field trip included visits to the Grand Ethiopian...

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Utenriksdepartementet endret reiserådet for Etiopia 14.10.2016. Nytt reiseråd lyder som følger:

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