Ethiopia Links

Ethiopia Flag Links related to Ethiopia presented in a somewhat random fashion: Tourism Portals Headlines The sacred forests of northern Ethiopia – BBC Sahle-Work Zewde becomes Ethiopia’s first female president The story of Ethiopia’s incredible economic rise Ethiopia’s world heritage sites are fueling a tourism boom as Kenya and Tanzania take a hit impromptu-trip-to-ethiopias-south-omo-valley …


Photo: Jim, Roija Ethiopia is bordered by Sudan to the west, Djibouti and Eritrea to the north, Somalia, to the east and Kenya to the south. National Parks Abijatta-Shalla National Park Ethiopia Links Africa Africa Links Coffee

Abijatta-Shalla National Park

Photo: Ninara, Shala Lake Abijatta-Shalla National Park is located in Ethiopia’s Oromia Region and the Ethiopian Highlands region, 200 kilometers south of Addis Ababa, and east of the Ziway–Shashamane highway. It contains 887 square kilometers including the Rift Valley lakes of Abijatta and Shalla. The two lakes are separated by three kilometers of hilly land. …

Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa or Addis Abeba, “new flower” in Oromo, is the capital city of Ethiopia. Founded in 1886, it is the country’s largest city with a population of more than 3 million. Headlines Wikipedia Addis Ababa Ethiopia

World Network of Biosphere Reserves, 2017 Status Report

Poster: Masurian Lakes Biosphere Reserve Publisher’s Note: We are editing and adding links to UNESCO Press Release The International Coordinating Council of the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme meeting in Paris has added 23 new sites to the World Network of Biosphere Reserves, including four that straddle national boundaries. These additions were made during the MAB …