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South Korea: from model to partner

Ambassador Shiferaw Jarso is Ethiopia’s ambassador to South Korea, a country which is said to be one of the models for Ethiopia in designing its industrial and manufacturing growth. Shiferaw took the post a few months ago and says that he has already embarked on the economic diplomacy work that his embassy is tasked with. Formerly, he served at various government positions including as head of the Ethiopian Sugar Corporation, Minister for Water and Irrigation, Government Whip in the House of People’s Representatives.

Lights, camera, action!

Brent Quinn is a South African filmmaker and storyteller. He has been working for many years in storytelling, specifically making television series.

Exploring new frontiers

Elman Abdullayev is Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and a Permanent Representative to the African Union (AU).

Reviving the blossom

Alem Weldegerima is director-general of the Ethiopian Horticultural Development Agency (EHDA), a government body solely dedicated to supporting the horticulture sector which incorporates flower, fruits and vegetables and the herbs sectors.

Brokering peace, deepening democracy

Ambassador Seyoum Mesfin was a veteran and longest-serving Foreign Minister of Ethiopia. Currently, he is Ethiopia’s Ambassador to China, where he has been serving as such for a few years now.

Quality is the issue

Kebour Ghenna is the founder and director of Initiative Africa, a non-governmental organization which strives to promote qualitative education in Ethiopia.

The soulful singer

Wayna, born Woyneab Wondwessen, is an Ethiopian-born singer and song writer. She left Ethiopia with her mother at a young age and grew up in the  US.

Cementing the gaps

The Government of Ethiopia is upgrading and expanding the country's infrastructure and housing. This is bound to enhance the country's demand for cement.

Lidetu’s take on good governance

Lidetu Ayalew, the founder and the longest-serving president of the Ethiopian Democratic Party (EDP), rose to prominence in Ethiopia’s opposition politics during the highly contested 2005 general elections.