Ethiopia
Lucy:  australopithecus afarensis
Ancient Civilisation http://farm1.static.flickr.com/37/83363387_f7c69e35b3_b.jpg Axum Civilisation started around 5th Cent...
Lalibela
Battle of Adwa   (1896)
Home of African Union
Coffee Ceremony
Ras Tafari
Language
Ethiopian Calendar Ethiopian month: Meskerem (New Year) Tikimt Hidar Tahsas Tir Yakatit Maggabit Miyazya Ginbot Sene Hamle...
Ethiopian Time Western Time Ethiopian Time 06:00 12 o’clock 07:00 1 o’clock 12:00 noon 6 o’clock 18:00 12 o’clock 19:00 1 ...
World Famous Ethiopians
Abebe Bikila <ul><li>Olympic Marathon Champion </li></ul><ul><li>1960 and 1964 </li></ul>
Derartu  Tulu Tulu <ul><li>Olympic 10000m Champion </li></ul><ul><li>1992, 2000 </li></ul><ul><li>World 10000m Champion </...
Haile Gebreselassie <ul><li>Olympic 10000m Champion 1996 & 2000 </li></ul><ul><li>World 10000m Champion </li></ul><ul><li>...
Meseret Defar <ul><li>Olympic 5000m Champion 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>World 5000m Champion 2007 </li></ul>
Kenenissa Bekele <ul><li>Olympic 10000m Champion 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>World 10000m Champion </li></ul><ul><li>2003, 2005...
Tirunesh Dibaba <ul><li>World 5000m Champion 2003 & 2005 </li></ul><ul><li>World 10000m Champion </li></ul><ul><li>2005 & ...
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Ethiopia Assembly

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A slidecast of the assembly I gave to commemorate the Ethiopian Millenium on 12th Sept 2007

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  • Ethiopia Assembly

    1. 1. Ethiopia
    2. 2. Lucy: australopithecus afarensis
    3. 3. Ancient Civilisation http://farm1.static.flickr.com/37/83363387_f7c69e35b3_b.jpg Axum Civilisation started around 5th Century B.C. Church of St Mary of Zion - resting place of the Ark of the Covenant
    4. 4. Lalibela
    5. 5. Battle of Adwa (1896)
    6. 6. Home of African Union
    7. 7. Coffee Ceremony
    8. 8. Ras Tafari
    9. 9. Language
    10. 10. Ethiopian Calendar Ethiopian month: Meskerem (New Year) Tikimt Hidar Tahsas Tir Yakatit Maggabit Miyazya Ginbot Sene Hamle Nehasa Pagume Gregorian calendar: 11 September - 10 October 11 October - 9 November 10 November - 9 December 10 December - 8 January 9 January - 7 February 8 February - 9 March 10 March - 8 April 9 April - 8 May 9 May - 7 June 8 June - 7 July 8 July - 6 August 7 August - 6 September 6 - 10 September
    11. 11. Ethiopian Time Western Time Ethiopian Time 06:00 12 o’clock 07:00 1 o’clock 12:00 noon 6 o’clock 18:00 12 o’clock 19:00 1 o’clock 12:00 midnight 6 o’clock
    12. 12. World Famous Ethiopians
    13. 13. Abebe Bikila <ul><li>Olympic Marathon Champion </li></ul><ul><li>1960 and 1964 </li></ul>
    14. 14. Derartu Tulu Tulu <ul><li>Olympic 10000m Champion </li></ul><ul><li>1992, 2000 </li></ul><ul><li>World 10000m Champion </li></ul><ul><li>2001 </li></ul>
    15. 15. Haile Gebreselassie <ul><li>Olympic 10000m Champion 1996 & 2000 </li></ul><ul><li>World 10000m Champion </li></ul><ul><li>1993, 1995, 1997, 1999 </li></ul>
    16. 16. Meseret Defar <ul><li>Olympic 5000m Champion 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>World 5000m Champion 2007 </li></ul>
    17. 17. Kenenissa Bekele <ul><li>Olympic 10000m Champion 2004 </li></ul><ul><li>World 10000m Champion </li></ul><ul><li>2003, 2005, 2007 </li></ul>
    18. 18. Tirunesh Dibaba <ul><li>World 5000m Champion 2003 & 2005 </li></ul><ul><li>World 10000m Champion </li></ul><ul><li>2005 & 2007 </li></ul>
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