Canada and the Netherlands are the new co-chairs of the African Union (AU) Partner Group. We look forward to working with the AU Commission, AU Member States and all partners.
On this day in 1960, 69 peaceful protesters were killed in #SouthAfrica. Today Canada remains committed to building a world of justice & equality #UN
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the International Day of La Francophonie
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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the International Day of La Francophonie

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Embassy of Canada celebrated International Women’s Day at the Official Residence with a reception and at Addis Garage with a panel discussion to recognize women’s achievements and acknowledge the challenges they continue to face in the quest for gender equality
In recognition of the three days of national mourning in Ethiopia, the Embassy of Canada to Ethiopia offers its deepest condolences and sympathy to the families and loved ones of all victims of rubbish dump landslide in Ethiopia.
Ambassador Baker introducing the Ethiopian Mining Minister and his Ambassador to Canada's new Minister for International Trade Francois-Philippe Champagne at the PDAC Mining Conference in Toronto. The two ministers had a productive meeting.
Ethiopia's Minister of Mines, Petroleum and Natural Gas, Motuma Mekassa, at the closing bell of the Toronto Stock Exchange, while attending the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Mining Conference in Toronto, Canada, along with Canadian International Trade Minister François-Philippe Champagne and Bank of Montreal's Vice-Chair Brian Tobin.
Ethiopia's Minister of Mines, Petroleum and Natural Gas, Motuma Mekassa, at the closing bell of the Toronto Stock Exchange, while attending the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Mining Conference in Toronto, Canada, along with Canadian International Trade Minister François-Philippe Champagne and Bank of Montreal's Vice-Chair Brian Tobin.
በኢትዮጵያ የካናዳ ኢምባሲ ለመላዉ ኢትዮጵያውያን እንኳን ለ 121ኛው የአድዋ ድል በዓል አደረሳችሁ ይላል!
Happy Ethiopian Adwa victory day!
Bonne célébration de la journée éthiopienne marquant la victoire d’Adwa!
One of the world’s most popular sports was born in 1892, when Canadian James Naismith published the 13 “Rules of Basketball” #Canada150
Kati Csaba, Minister-Counsellor and Senior Director (Development) at the Embassy of Canada to Ethiopia participated in a February field visit to Somali regional state with UNICEF and #WFP , and saw the level of humanitarian need arising from the new (2017) drought caused by the Indian Ocean Dipole.
On January 28, Ambassador Baker and Julie Crowley did a presentation on Canada's engagement with the African Union and Ethiopia via video conference to university students participating in a Model UN at Queen University in Kingston, Ontario. The session notably discussed the accession of Morocco to the African Union and drought relief in Ethiopia.
On January 28, #Australia, Canada, #Sweden and the #UnitedStates co-hosted an Africa Gender Breakfast to celebrate the African Union efforts to promote women’s empowerment and gender equality on the continent. Ambassador Baker underlined Canada's longstanding commitment to gender equality in Africa, including women's empowerment, the promotion of human rights of women and girls, including on...
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The 9th Gender Pre-Summit of the African Union was held on January 24, 2017, with over 500 delegates from African Union Member States, Regional Economic Communities, UN Agencies CSO, and the private sector. With over 60% of Africa’s population under 30 years of age, youth, particularly women and girls, have a central role to play in Africa’s development trajectory. Ambassador Baker was...
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