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Jeldu
JELDU is one of the woredas in the Oromia Region
Oromia Region
of Ethiopia
Ethiopia
. Part of the Mirab Shewa Zone
Mirab Shewa Zone
, Jedlu is bordered on the south by Dendi , on the southwest by Ambo , on the north by Ginde Beret , on the northeast by Meta Robi , and on the southeast by Ejerie . Towns in Jeldu include Chebi , Gojo ,Osole, and Shekute . In November 2008, woreda officials announced the completion of a 1.5 million Birr project to improve the availability of safe water in Jeldu, which included installing 13 kilometers of water pipelines, building seven water distribution centers, and constructing a water reservoir with a capacity of 75,000 liters. Funding came from the Rotary Foundation , The Hunger Project , and Ethiopian sources
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Amhara People
The AMHARA ( Amharic : አማራ? , Āmara; Ge\'ez : አምሐራ? , ʾÄməḥära) also known as ABYSSINIANS are an ethnic group traditionally inhabiting the northern and central highlands of Ethiopia
Ethiopia
, particularly the Amhara Region
Amhara Region
. :90 According to the 2007 national census, they numbered 19,867,817 individuals, comprising 27.12% of the country's population. :84 They are also found within the Ethiopian expatriate community, particularly in North America
North America
. The Amharas claim to originate from Solomon
Solomon
and primarily adhere to the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church
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Oromo Language
OROMO (pron. /ˈɒrəmoʊ/ or /ɔːˈroʊmoʊ/ ) is an Afroasiatic language. It is the most widely spoken tongue in the family's Cushitic branch. Forms of Oromo are spoken as a first language by more than 24.6 million Oromo people
Oromo people
and neighbouring peoples in Ethiopia
Ethiopia
and by an additional half million in parts of northern and eastern Kenya
Kenya
. It is also spoken by smaller numbers of emigrants in other African countries such as South Africa
South Africa
, Libya
Libya
, Egypt
Egypt
and Sudan
Sudan
. Oromo is a dialect continuum ; not all varieties are mutually intelligible . The native name for the Oromo language
Oromo language
is Afaan Oromo, which translates to "mouth (language) of Oromo"
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Oromo People
The OROMO PEOPLE (Oromo : Oromoo; Ge\'ez : ኦሮሞ? ; ’Oromo) are an ethnic group inhabiting Ethiopia
Ethiopia
, who are also found in northern Kenya
Kenya
and Somalia
Somalia
. They are the largest ethnic group in Ethiopia and the wider Horn of Africa
Horn of Africa
. According to the 2007 census, they make up about 34.5% of Ethiopia's population, and others estimate that they make up about 40% of the population. With the total Ethiopian population thought to be over 102 million, the number of Oromo people exceeds 35 million in Ethiopia
Ethiopia
alone. Oromos speak the Oromo language as a mother tongue (also called Afaan Oromoo and Oromiffa), which is part of the Cushitic
Cushitic
branch of the Afro-Asiatic family
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Central Statistical Agency (Ethiopia)
The CENTRAL STATISTICAL AGENCY (CSA; Amharic : ማዕከላዊ ስታቲስቲክስ ኤጀንሲ) is an agency of the government of Ethiopia
Ethiopia
designated to provide all surveys and censuses for that country used to monitor economic and social growth, as well as to act as an official training center in that field. It is part of the Ethiopian Ministry of Finance and Economic Development . The Director General of the CSA is Samia Zekaria. Before 9 March 1989 the CSA was known as the CENTRAL STATISTICAL OFFICE (CSO). The CSA has 25 branch offices
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P'ent'ay
P\'ENT\'AY (from Amharic : ጴንጤ? , also transliterated as PENTAY or PENTE) is an Amharic and Tigrinya language term for a Christian
Christian
of a Protestant
Protestant
denomination, widely used in Ethiopia
Ethiopia
and among Ethiopians living abroad. The term was created in the late 1960s and was used as a term of disparagement towards those churches who believed in the "Pentecostal experience". Today, it is used to describe local Protestant
Protestant
Christians who are not members of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo church. The term P'ent'ay is a shortening of the word "Pentecostal"; however, it is widely used when referring to all Protestant
Protestant
Christians whether they are actual Pentecostals or not. Some Orthodox will also apply the term to the small Catholic population of Ethiopia
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Districts Of Ethiopia
DISTRICTS, or WOREDA, (Amharic : ወረዳ? ) (also spelled WEREDA) are the third-level administrative divisions of Ethiopia
Ethiopia
. They are further subdivided into a number of wards (kebele ) or neighborhood associations, which are the smallest unit of local government in Ethiopia. CONTENTS * 1 Overview * 2 See also * 3 References * 4 External links OVERVIEWWoredas are typically collected together into zones , which form a region ; districts which are not part of a zone are designated Special Districts and function as autonomous entities . Districts are governed by a woreda council whose members are directly elected to represent each kebele in the district. There are about 670 rural woreda and about 100 urban woreda. Terminology varies, with some people considering the urban units to be woreda, while others consider only the rural units to be woreda, referring to the others as urban or city administrations
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Ethiopian News Agency
The ETHIOPIAN NEWS AGENCY (ENA) is the official news agency of the Government of Ethiopia
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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Woredas Of Ethiopia
DISTRICTS, or WOREDA, (Amharic : ወረዳ? ) (also spelled WEREDA) are the third-level administrative divisions of Ethiopia
Ethiopia
. They are further subdivided into a number of wards (kebele ) or neighborhood associations, which are the smallest unit of local government in Ethiopia. CONTENTS * 1 Overview * 2 See also * 3 References * 4 External links OVERVIEWWoredas are typically collected together into zones , which form a region ; districts which are not part of a zone are designated Special Districts and function as autonomous entities . Districts are governed by a woreda council whose members are directly elected to represent each kebele in the district. There are about 670 rural woreda and about 100 urban woreda. Terminology varies, with some people considering the urban units to be woreda, while others consider only the rural units to be woreda, referring to the others as urban or city administrations
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Geographic Coordinate System
A GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATE SYSTEM is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position , and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position . A common choice of coordinates is latitude , longitude and elevation . To specify a location on a two-dimensional map requires a map projection
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Wayback Machine
The WAYBACK MACHINE is a digital archive of the World Wide Web
World Wide Web
and other information on the Internet
Internet
created by the Internet Archive
Internet Archive
, a nonprofit organization , based in San Francisco
San Francisco
, California
California
, United States . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Technical details * 2.1 Storage capabilities * 2.2 Growth * 2.3 Website exclusion policy * 2.3.1 Oakland Archive
Archive
Policy * 3 Uses * 3.1 In legal evidence * 3.1.1 Civil litigation * 3.1.1.1 Netbula LLC v. Chordiant Software Inc. * 3.1.1.2 Telewizja Polska
Telewizja Polska
* 3.1.2 Patent law * 3.1.3 Limitations of utility * 4 Legal status * 5 Archived content legal issues * 5.1 Scientology
Scientology
* 5.2 Healthcare Advocates, Inc
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Ethiopian Orthodox Christianity
The ETHIOPIAN ORTHODOX TEWAHEDO CHURCH ( Amharic : የኢትዮጵያ:ኦርቶዶክስ:ተዋሕዶ:ቤተ:ክርስቲያን? ; transliterated Amharic: Yäityop'ya ortodoks täwahedo bétäkrestyan) is the largest of the Oriental Orthodox Christian Churches. One of the few pre-colonial Christian Churches in Sub-Saharan Africa , the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church has a membership of between 45 and 50 million people, the majority of whom live in Ethiopia
Ethiopia
. It is a founding member of the World Council of Churches . The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church is in communion with the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria
Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria
having gained autocephaly in 1959
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Amharic Language
AMHARIC (አማርኛ) (/æmˈhærɪk/ or /ɑːmˈhɑːrɪk/ ; Amharic: Amarəñña, IPA: ( listen )) is an Afro-Asiatic language of the Semitic branch and is a member of the Ethiosemitic group. It is spoken as a mother tongue by the Amhara and other populations residing in major cities and towns of Ethiopia
Ethiopia
. The language serves as the official working language of Ethiopia, and is also the official or working language of several of the states within the federal system. Amharic is the second-most widely spoken Semitic language in the world after Arabic
Arabic
. It is written (left-to-right) using Amharic Fidel (ፊደል), which grew out of the Ge\'ez abugida —called, in Ethiopian Semitic languages (ፊደል) fidel ("writing system", "letter", or "character") and (አቡጊዳ) abugida (from the first four Ethiopic letters, which gave rise to the modern linguistic term abugida )
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Ethiopia
Coordinates : 8°N 38°E / 8°N 38°E / 8; 38 Federal Democratic Republic
Republic
of Ethiopia የኢትዮጵያ ፌዴራላዊ ዴሞክራሲያዊ ሪፐብሊክ yeʾĪtiyoṗṗya Fēdēralawī Dēmokirasīyawī Rīpebilīk Flag Emblem ANTHEM: ወደፊት ገስግሺ፣ ውድ እናት ኢትዮጵያ March Forward, Dear Mother Ethiopia Capital and large
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The Hunger Project
THE HUNGER PROJECT (THP) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization incorporated in the state of California . The Hunger Project is an organization committed to the sustainable end of world hunger. It has ongoing programs in Africa, Asia and Latin America , where it implements programs aimed at mobilizing rural grassroots communities to achieve sustainable progress in health , education , nutrition and family income
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