Dr Workneh reiterates Ethiopia’s commitment to cooperate with ICAO

Addis Ababa, April 11, 2017 (FBC) - Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu met here today with Dr. Fang Liu Secretary General of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

During the meeting, Dr Workneh said that Ethiopia stands committed to strengthen its international cooperation and coordination with the ICAO for new progress and achievements in aviation industry.

The Foreign Minister also stressed the need to continue to work together with ICAO aiming at linking the aviation growth momentum with the agenda of sustainable development, inclusive growth as well as African integration and unity.

Dr. Fang Liu who was appreciative of Ethiopia’s commitment in the development of its aviation sector expressed her hope that Ethiopia could be a successful story in linking aviation investments with UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

According to MoFA, both sides discussed issues related to aviation safety and security as well as Ethiopia’s achievements in the development of its aviation industry.

Posted by Amare Asrat