Ethiopia: General Resources


  • Abyssinian Cyberspace Gateway's Ethiopia Page (Daniel Yacob et al., USA)
    In spite of the name ("Abyssinian") and an image of the old Ethiopian flag of the Haile Sellassie regime which appears at the top of this collection, a very useful list of links to web sites of various political viewpoints.
  • Country Profile: Ethiopia (2005) (United States, Library of Congress, Federal Research Division, Washington, DC) PDF format
  • CyberEthiopi@ (Geneva, Switzerland)
    CyberEthiopia is a site sponsoring an extensive web directory on things Ethiopian--in Amharic and English. This site is helpful in finding sites with Ethiopian news and commentary, official web sites of Ethiopian political parties in opposition, human rights groups, as well as Ethiopian businesses, the arts and literature, culture and society, etc. There is also a web forum section in Amharic.
  • Djibnet.Com (France)
    Un portail bilingue (français et anglais) avec beaucoup des informations concernant la Corne de l'Afrique (Djibouti, Somalia/Somaliland, Ethiopia, Eritrea), y compris les actualités brèves, les arts, les économies, et les pages personnelles.
  • EthioLinks -- Ethiopian Link Directory (2010) (USA)
    An up-to-date current general listing of Ethiopian web links.
  • Ethiopia: a country study. (Online) Area handbook. (Washington, DC: Library of Congress; US Department of the Army, 1991)
    The electronic version of the handbook, with chapters on history, geography, economy, society & culture, and bibliography.
  • Ethiopia Web Page (University of Pennsylvania)
  • Map of Addis Ababa (via University of Pennsylvania)
  • Media Ethopia.Com (Samuel Kinde Kassegne et al., San Diego, California)
    Formerly "Ethiopians on the Web": An extensive web site on Ethiopian affairs, with current news and debates--usually critical of the current government, historical and cultural topics, book reviews, discussions by and about Ethiopian writers and artists, and a host of related links.
  • Les Nouvelles.Org -- Les Archives: Ethiopie, corne de l'Afrique, mer Rouge (Les Nouvelles d'Addis, France)
    Le site Web du journal bimestriel d'informations générales dédié à l'Ethiopie et à la corne de l'Afrique. Remarque: pour la plupart des articles, la dernière mise à jour a été affiché en 2002.
  • United States. Central Intelligence Agency. World Factbook: Ethiopia (2010)