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Addis Ababa University becomes AAUN member


The Addis Ababa University joined Australia-Africa Universities Network (AAUN) members. On Friday 17 November 2017 Dr David Mickler (University of Western Australia, UWA) and Australian Ambassador to Ethiopia H.E. Mark Sawers met with the senior leadership of Addis Ababa University

CDS organize farmers’ field day


CASCAPE project housed at the College of Development Studies of the Addis Ababa University organized farmers’ field day at two Woredas of North Shoa Zone,Amahara Regional State, namely Basowerana and SiyadebirnaWayu on November 14 and 15/ 2017. The intention of

World Philosophy Day observed at AAU


The Department of Philosophy, Addis Ababa University, celebrated World Philosophy Day on November 16, 2017 at Nelson Mandela Hall. The ceremony featured public lecture, deliberation session and students essay competition. Workineh Kelbessa (PhD), Head Department of Philosophy speaking on the

“Investing in women is critical for quality education,” UN Office chief of staff

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Chief of Staff of the UN Office to the African Union, Ms. Nathelie Ndongo-Seh, underscored the need to invest in women to improve quality of education in a forum organized by the Gender Office of the AAU and the UN

CDT-Africa organizes Consortium meeting


Center for Innovative Drug Development and Therapeutic Trials for Africa (CDT-Africa) of the Addis Ababa University organized a consortium meeting on 23rd October 2017 at Desalegn Hotel, Addis Ababa.  Ensuring availability of medicines, vaccines and diagnostics is top in the

University of Toronto delegation pays AAU working visit


A delegation from the University of Toronto led by Meric Gertler, President of the University, paid a working visit to Addis Ababa University and conferred with AAU officials at the Hilton Hotel on October 20, 2017. The Canadian delegation spoke