Last updated on September 21, 2019
A high-level Ethiopian delegation will participate at the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) which was opened on September 17, 2019 in New York.
The first day of the high-level General Debate will be September 24.
Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Nebiat Getachew, told journalists today that the Ethiopian delegation will take active part in meetings of the six main committees of the General Assembly.
Regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), he said, Ethiopia will continue to use the Abay River for development in line with the principal of fair and reasonable utilization of the waters of the river.
Ethiopia recently rejected a proposal tabled by Egypt regarding the filling process of reservoir of the dam.