As a result of the Ethiopian-Eritrean border war (1998-2000) and the political situation in Eritrea, the full potential for closer bilateral relations has not been fully realised. Since relations…
The worst locust infestation in decades is currently destroying crops and pastureland in the Horn of Africa. There is a risk of famine in the region. Germany has made available two million euros for emergency aid to help tackle this infestation.
The international community still faces many challenges this year. However, a large number of success stories show why it is worthwhile continuing to be active worldwide.
Rapprochement between Ethiopia and Eritrea is a source of renewed hope after 20 years of hostility.