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Upcoming day, World Day of Social Justice, 20 February. 2020 Theme: "Closing the Inequalities Gap to Achieve Social Justice!"

                                      

Inform       Today is Tuesday, February 18, 2020 and day 049 of the year.

Feb 18, 2020 at 12:21 PM

Event to Commemorate social justice

Informer : Askwala

Social justice is an underlying principle for successful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations. We uphold the principles of social justice when we promote gender equality or the rights of indigenous peoples and migrants. We advance social justice when we remove barriers that people face because of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture or disability.
Register to attend the event by clicking the link below 

Info source: United nations


Jan 30, 2020 at 04:26 PM

Art gallery at Addis Fine Art

Informer : Addis Fine Art

No Country for Young Men, Tesfaye Urgessa
Jan 30 - Feb 15, 2020

Tesfaye Urgessa’s first solo show with Addis Fine Art, No Country for Young Men, runs until the 15th of February 2020. The exhibition explores subject matters such as social criticism, race, and the politics of identity, influenced by his own experiences as an immigrant living in Germany and witnessing first hand the 2015 migrant crisis. 

Info source: Addis Fine Art


Nov 12, 2019 at 09:12 AM

የኢትዮጵያ የሳይንስ ሳምንት

Informer : Space

ማክሰኞ ህዳር 2, 2012 ዓ/ም
ከቀኑ 9 ሰዓት ጀምሮ
በ ESSTI 6ኪሎ ከምስካየ ህዙናን ፊት ለፊት 

Info source: Ethiopian Space Science Society


Oct 18, 2019 at 05:50 PM

MONTHLY STARGAZING EVENT

Informer : Space

*IMPORTANT NOTICE*
MONTHLY STARGAZING EVENT
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1. Make sure to wear warm clothes as it gets very cold at night
2. Make sure to use the back entrance into Jan Meda (via defense minister)
3. If you have any gadget related to astronomical observation feel free to bring it to the event

AD ASTRA!!! 

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Info source: Ethiopian Space Science Society


Oct 04, 2019 at 02:37 PM

World Space Week

Informer : Beza Tesfaye Form ESSS

Celeberate 2019 World Space Week with Ethiopian Space Science Society.
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October 08, 2019
9:00 O’clock (Local time)
AAiT (5kilo Campus) 

Info source: Ethiopian space science society, Beza Tesfaye


Sep 30, 2019 at 03:14 PM

DV 2021

Informer : Fitsum, Addis Ababa American Center

Registration for the 2021 Diversity Visa (DV) lottery will open October 2 and close November 5 at 8:00 PM. The application must be submitted online at https://dvlottery.state.gov/. No paper applications will be accepted. Be aware of this year’s policy change regarding DV lottery registration; you must have a valid and unexpired passport to apply. For more information and instructions please visit: https://bit.ly/2lHBngk

You can also attend the information session on October 2, 2019 at 2:00 pm at the American Center (Inside the Nation Archives and Library Agency/Wemezekir)

Please register at bit.ly/DV2021 to attend the event.

Best regards 

Info source: Fitsum, Addis Ababa American Center


Sep 26, 2019 at 04:41 PM

Space events in Addis Ababa

Informer : Beza Tesfaye Form ESSS

Space folks in Africa watch out for important space events taking place in Addis Ababa before the end of 2019.
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⭐️ 4 -10 October, World Space Week celebration across Ethiopia
⭐️ 7 -11 October, IAU S356: Nuclear activity in galaxies across cosmic time (International conference)
⭐️ 10 -11 October, African Astronomical Society - Astronomy in Africa science business meeting (Regional Meeting)
⭐️ 20 October, ESSS Monthly Stargazing event
⭐️ 30 Nov- 01 Dec, 3rd African Space Generation Workshop (Regional workshop)
⭐️ 2 -4 December, African Space Leadership Congress (Regional Congress)
⭐️ 2 -4 December, African Space Leadership Congress - Youth Forum (Regional Youth Forum)
⭐️ 8 -17 December, Astrobus Ethiopia - Part 2 

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Info source: Ethiopian space science society, Beza Tesfaye


Apr 23, 2019 at 12:42 PM

“Self-Care–a Key to living a Stress Free & Balanced Life”

Informer : Wegen

Self-care is any activity that we do deliberately in order to take care of our mental, emotional, and physical health. Although it’s a simple concept, it’s something we very often overlook. Good self-care is key to improved mood and reduced anxiety. It’s also key to a good relationship with oneself and others.

There’s a direct correlation between a positive attitude and better relationships, superior health, and greater success. Some studies show that personality traits like optimism and pessimism can affect many areas of our health and well-being. The positive thinking that typically comes with optimism is a key part of effective stress management. A positive attitude can boost your energy, heighten your inner strength, inspire others, and prepares us to meet difficult challenges. Physical fitness is a major contributor to being healthy; being healthy also means being mentally and emotionally fit which physical exercise can support. Living a healthy lifestyle can help prevent chronic diseases and long-term illnesses.
Feeding our body nourishing food helps us to always feel our best and remove the worries of disease and poor health. Exercise relieves the daily stresses of life, it releases endorphins, and fights anxiety. Practicing meditation completes the bigger picture!

In Ethiopia where 46% of us suffer from some kind of mental illness, it becomes more than ever crucial to look into our life style and support system. AWiB finds it timely to have conversation on the malaise of our society in order to heal ourselves and choose a healthy life style.

Self-care needs to be something we actively plan, rather than something that just happens. It is an active choice and we must treat it as such. Join us to be informed. An informed citizen saves itself and its nation.

Talking Points:

1. How does our community support living a healthy lifestyle?
2. What is our health status report as a nation?
3. Where do you start?
4. Who do you involve in your healthy living regiments?
5. What do you need as a support mechanism?
6. What can physical exercise do for you that others like yoga can’t?
7. If you can’t afford gym or not convenient, what other choices can you make to maintain a healthy life? New development in physical exercise?
8. What is a healthy living?
9. What programs in town are available to help us with healthy living?

“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference”. ~Winston Churchill~
Date: May 2, 2019
Time: 5:30 PM Networking; 6:30 PM program
Venue: Hilton Addis
Speaker: Mesfin Felleke
Investment: Free entrance for Executive and FCBC members; 350 Birr for members; 450 Birr non-members

Tables Available for members to exhibit your product and services free of charge

Become a member on the day of the event and get a free entrance. To become a member is 3500 Birr a year. Please bring a passport size photo with the payment.

RSVP at info@awib.org.et or text your full name at 0947-350259. Please indicate which program 

Info source: http://awib.org.et


Mar 31, 2019 at 03:17 PM

Yuri\'s night Ethiopia | 2019

Informer : Wegen

Ethiopian space science society will host the fun and exciting Yuri\'s night event on Friday, April 12, 2019.

Yuri’s Night is a global celebration of humanity’s past, present, and future in space. Yuri’s Night parties and events are held around the world every April in commemoration of Yuri Gagarin becoming the first human to venture into space on April 12, 1961, and the inaugural launch of the first Space Shuttle on April 12, 1981.

This year the Ethiopian Space Science Society is excited to present you Yuri’s night celebration event in Addis Ababa and everyone is welcome to join us.  

Info source: Ethiopian space science society


Mar 25, 2019 at 05:10 PM

EducationUSA events this week

Informer : Wegen Fantu

On Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 2:00 pm, we will have Clara Priester, EducationUSA Regional Educational Advising Coordinator (REAC) joined by EducationUSA Adviser Addis Ababa, for group advising session at the American Center.

Join us and get accurate, comprehensive, and current information about opportunities to study at accredited undergraduate and graduate institutions in the United States.

Add this event to your calendar. 

Info source: Addis Ababa American Center


Mar 22, 2019 at 04:14 PM

Ethiopia to Host the 17th Innovation Africa Digital Summit

Informer : Wegen

An International Summit that focuses on the need for improved Access, Engagement and Retention, using ICT as an enabler will take place in Addis on the 10th –11th June 2019.

The 17th annual Innovation Africa Digital summit (IADs) is designed to attract ICT policy makers regulators,service providers and major organisations across Africa.

The summit will enable Policy makers and Regulators to assess how they can develop a fertile environment to support the growth of Telecoms and ICT while service providers and large organisations will explore best practices and latest technology developments to improve their services, stakeholder engagement and customer retention.

It is expected that the participation of these key stakeholders on this summit will, in turn, attract the international solution providers, vendors, investors and high tech
companies to explore opportunity for business development and to meet their potential and existing clients in a way to drive adoption of their platforms and services optimization.
 

Info source: ictexpoethiopia.com


Mar 13, 2019 at 03:54 PM

ICT EXPO 2019 will be held on June 6- June 10, 2019 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Informer : Wegen

ICT EXPO ETHIOPIA

ICT EXPO ETHIOPIA is Ethiopia’s largest and most extensive ICT Exhibition, Panel discussions, and Summit.
ICT Expo Ethiopia is where established technology service vendors, private and public sector decision makers, integrators, and users of ICT technology for business or public good as well as disruptive startups with unique solutions come together to create important networks and build valuable partnerships.
From enterprise solutions to large telecom operators, ICT Expo Ethiopia brings the latest technology innovations to benefit organizations operating or planning to engage in the expanding Ethiopian market. The Expo serves as a catalyst for collaboration and coopetition between foreign and local technology companies and a multitude of partners in the ICT ecosystems.
The event combines unrivaled conference content with a major exhibition and a well-crafted networking opportunity.
As Africa’s diplomatic capital and a rising conference tourism destination enchanting Addis Ababa provides the appropriate setting for business travelers and those curious to explore the opportunities of the wider Ethiopian market. 

Info source: ictexpoethiopia.com


Mar 13, 2019 at 03:46 PM

Ethiopia to Host the 17th Innovation Africa Digital Summit

Informer : Space

An International Summit that focuses on the need for improved Access, Engagement and Retention, using ICT as an enabler will take place in Addis on the 10th –11th June 2019.

The 17th annual Innovation Africa Digital summit (IADs) is designed to attract ICT policy makers regulators, service providers and major organisations across Africa.

The summit will enable Policy makers and Regulators to assess how they can develop a fertile environment to support the growth of Telecoms and ICT while service providers and large organisations will explore best practices and latest technology developments to improve their services, stakeholder engagement and customer retention.

It is expected that the participation of these key stakeholders on this summit will, in turn, attract the international solution providers, vendors, investors and high tech
companies to explore opportunity for business development and to meet their potential and existing clients in a way to drive adoption of their platforms and services optimization. 

Info source: ictexpoethiopia.com


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