MEDEMER aims up-scaling Ethiopia’s role at regional, continental and global levels: Panelists
Addis Ababa, October 21, 2019 (FBC) –Addis Weg Roundtable discussion on the idea of MEDEMER (synergy) was held at the Prime Minister’s Office this morning in attendance of scholars and invited guests.
From the economic point of view, MEDEMER targets bringing prosperity through creating free market platform and generating more employment opportunities, said Mamo Mihretu, Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister.
It also targets upholding economic gains made in the past, addressing macroeconomic imbalances, economic diversification, advancing knowledge economy, and reforming legal frameworks to meet demands of the upcoming generation.
As far as foreign relation is concerned, it was noted at the event that MEDEMER gives a priority for neighboring countries by taking in to consideration that Ethiopia cannot be peaceful if the region is not peaceful.
Ethiopia has been playing a significant role at regional, continental, and global levels, the forum pointed out, and added MEDEMER targets up-scaling these values and maintaining national pride by attaching great attention to regional cooperation.