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Tigray: Trudeau reaffirmes Canada’s support on reforms in Ethiopia

By Oluwaseun Sonde

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The Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau has reaffirmed the Canada’s support for ongoing reforms intended to consolidate durable, inclusive peace and democracy in Ethiopia. Speaking with the Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed on Thursday, Trudeau welcomed efforts to expand access for humanitarian assistance, to restore critical services and infrastructure, and to protect people.

While both Prime Ministers were discussing the importance of humanitarian access and human rights in the Tigray region and the situation in Ethiopia. Also, they discussed the ongoing efforts in Canada and Ethiopia to fight the global COVID-19 pandemic, save lives, and support people and communities through the crisis.

Agreed on the importance of continued international collaboration to ensure access to vaccines through such mechanisms as COVAX, the vaccines pillar of the Access to COVID-19 Tools (ACT) Accelerator. Prime Minister Trudeau and Prime Minister Abiy affirmed the deep and enduring friendship between Canada and Ethiopia, which was strengthened.

Trudeau’s successful visit to Ethiopia and participation in the African Union Summit in February 2020, and ongoing collaboration as part of the coordinated global response to COVID-19.





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