UNESCO Launches Global Monitoring Report in Addis Ababa as Ethiopia becomes a champion for the Global Education First Initiative

UNESCO Launches Global Monitoring Report in Addis Ababa as Ethiopia becomes a champion for the Global Education First Initiative

(UNESCO) The 11th Education for All Global Monitoring Report was released this morning at UNECA Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, by the Deputy Prime Minister of Ethiopia Demeke Mekonnen. “It’s possible to increase access to and quality of education at the same time,” the Deputy Prime Minister stressed, while reiterating the Nation’s pride at becoming […]

Rock churches of Lalibela, the Jerusalem of Ethiopia

Rock churches of Lalibela, the Jerusalem of Ethiopia

  From Errol Barnett, CNN June 27,2013 Lalibela, Ethiopia (CNN) — It’s 4 o’clock on a Sunday morning when a trail of figures dressed in white emerges from the deep darkness. Quietly, the summoned crowd makes its way down a cluster of ancient structures as the slow beat from traditional skin drums beckons. It’s a […]