Ethiopia (/ˌiːθiˈoʊpiə/; Amharic:ኢትዮጵያ?, ʾĪtyōṗṗyā, listen), officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (የኢትዮጵያ ፌዴራላዊ ዲሞክራሲያዊ ሪፐብሊክ, ye-Ītyōṗṗyā Fēdēralāwī Dīmōkrāsīyāwī Rīpeblīklisten), is a sovereign state located in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Eritrea to the north and northeast, Djibouti and Somalia to the east, Sudan and South Sudan to the west, and Kenya to the south. With over 100 million inhabitants, Ethiopia is the most populous landlocked country in the world, as well as the second-most populous nation on the African continent after Nigeria. It occupies a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000sqmi), and its capital and largest city is Addis Ababa.
Some of the oldest evidence for anatomically modern humans has been found in Ethiopia, which is widely considered the region from which Homo sapiensfirst set out for the Middle East and points beyond. According to linguists, the first Afroasiatic-speaking populations settled in the Horn region during the ensuing Neolithic era. Tracing its roots to the 2nd millennium BC, Ethiopia was a monarchy for most of its history. During the first centuries AD the Kingdom of Aksum maintained a unified civilization in the region. followed by Abyssinia circa 1137.
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Humanity & Inclusion has been implementing development and humanitarian interventions in Ethiopia since 1986... HI Ethiopia also signed strategic partnership agreement with different InternationalNGOs with commitment to support their programs are inclusive humanitarian action.
The ambassador pointed out that Ethiopia possesses vast arrays of resources that can offer a huge potential for investment in the area of agriculture, agro-processing, mining, manufacturing and other sectors. "Ethiopia has been a target country for investment for many years ...
Kolkata, Feb 23 (PTI) Ethiopia on Tuesday sought investment from Indian investors in priority sectors and hoped bilateral trade and investment will grow in the years to come ... The bilateral trade between India and Ethiopia stood at USD 1.27 billion in the recent past years.
Canadian aid has helped liberalize mining legislation in numerous countries ... In East Africa the government launched the $12.5 million “Strengthening Education in Natural ResourceManagement in Ethiopia”, which was designed “to improve the employability of people in natural resource fields like geology, mining and engineering.
Civic associations based in Ethiopia are poised to form a coalition in a bid to fight misconducts in and around the mining sector ... Ethiopia's EITI objective includes ensuring revenue transparency, raising awareness about license allocation procedures, and promoting corporate social responsibility in the mining sector.
9 workers found dead in China mine explosion; toll now 10. BEIJING (AP) — Chinese rescuers have found the bodies of nine workers in a mine explosion, raising the death toll to 10, officials said Monday. Eleven others were rescued a day earlier after being trapped underground for two weeks at the gold mine in Shandong province.
ethiopia-gold-mine-3.jpg. Health woes, outrage, and toxins near Ethiopia gold mine. Residents in Ethiopia’s Oromia state had long claimed that contamination from a gold mine owned by an Ethiopia-born Saudi tycoon was causing health problems ... The area around the mine had the highest number of birth defects recorded in Ethiopia.