The minimum you must know

The Ethiopian government and Tigray Rebels agreed on November 2nd, 2022 to a peace deal that concludes two years of conflict. The African Union and South Africa were instrumental in the negotiations. The United Nations and international press have expressed optimism about the lasting success of the peace deal.

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed asserted on a visit to southern Ethiopia that his government’s proposal at the talks was accepted completely and the government was ready to “open our hearts” for peace to prevail.

Deputy Prime Minister


Mr. Demeke Mekonnen Hassen


According to the United Nations, there are around 5.2 million people in need of humanitarian assistance in the Tigray region, including 3.8 million people who need healthcare. Months have passed since humanitarian aid reached the area. Nation states and organizations can contact the Ethiopian government, United Nations and African Union to learn how to help.