Monthly Archives: September 2017

Embassy grills Chinese companies over alleged abuse

The Reporter conducted random examination of the work environment for several days and found, among the hundreds of workers, there was no one that had a steel toe boots or gloves, while the Chinese workers were in full gear for a construction environment. Read full report

Welcoming Ceremony for the Award on Land Restoration in Tigray

World Future Council awards international prize for best policies to combat desertification

Ordos (China), 12th September 2017 – Yesterday, the Future Policy Award (FPA) ceremony was held at the thirteenth session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNCCD in Ordos, Inner Mongolia (China). The international “Oscar for best policies” honours laws and practices that successfully combat desertification and land degradation. The FPA is awarded by the World Future Council (WFC) in cooperation with the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). Among the laureates are the Ethiopian Tigray region, Brazil and China.Read full report    |  Watch video clip

Tigrai Tv: መግለፂ ሓዱሽ ዓመት ርእሰ ምምሕዳር ትግራይ ክቡር ኣይተ ኣባይ ወልዱ

የአማራ ጠገዴ እና የትግራይ ፀገዴ ወረዳዎች ወሰን የማካለል ስምምነት በሁለቱም ክልል ፕሬዝዳንቶች


Our Grand Renaissance Dam (GERD) was launched in 2011 and when finished, it will be the largest hydro-electric power plant in Africa and the 8th largest in the world by the capacity of its reservoir and will create the 2nd largest reservoir on the Nile. The GERD is our largest nation building project that will generate energy, provide water for irrigation and control flooding. It is currently 70% complete and expected to start operation in 2017. Read the full report