The Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in Ontario, Canada stands as a pivotal diplomatic mission, fostering and fortifying the enduring relations between Ethiopia and Canada. This diplomatic outpost is dedicated to nurturing connections, both governmental and societal while providing essential services to Ethiopian citizens residing in Canada.

H.E Ambassador Fitsum Arega


Ambassador Fitsum Arega: A Visionary Diplomat Shaping Ethiopian-Canadian Relations

Fitsum Arega Gebrekidan is presently Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ethiopia to Canada. Following his appointment in December 2018, he served as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ethiopia to the United States for over three years. In his capacity, Ambassador Fitsum leveraged his background as a former Investment Head to promote trade and investment between the two countries.

From April 2018 to December 2018, Ambassador Fitsum served as Chief of Staff to the Ethiopian Prime Minister and steered the Office to a series of transformational economic and democratic reforms.




Read the latest news and analysis on the activity of the embassy and current affairs in Ethiopia.

During a welcoming ceremony in honour of the Djiboutian Public Diplomacy Delegation in Sheger City on 04 July 2023, H.E.
State Minister for Foreign Affairs, H.E. Amb. Mesganu Arga held political consultation with his Kazakhstan counterpart, H.E. Kanat Tumysh, Deputy
H.E. Demeke Mekonnen Hassen, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Ethiopia earlier today received Honourable Trent Kelly, a Member
Resolving the Problem in Sudan: The Need for Coherent and Coordinated Action New Agreement to Construct Cross-border Highway between Ethiopia
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, H.E. Mr. Demeke Mekonnen, this morning received at his office, Ethiopia’s Honorary Consul in
Ethiopia’s Ambassador to Uganda, H.E. Etsegenet Bezabih invited Ethiopians in Uganda to jointly celebrate upcoming “Africa Day” and called for
Ethiopia Officially Launches Long-Term Low-Emission and Climate-Resilient Development Strategy Minister of Foreign and European Affairs and Trade of the Republic
The Ethiopian Embassy in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, was officially inaugurated on 11 May in the presence of Ambassadors


The Embassy of Ethiopia in Ottawa provides consular services to all members of the Ethiopian Diaspora and other nationals residing or/and temporarily staying in the Canada. This section provides a general overview and information on some of the consular services for all customers who would like to travel to Ethiopia and others seeking various consular services.



Ethiopian Power of Attorney (E-POA) services is the critical link between the Ethiopian diaspora community and mainland Ethiopia. For anyone trying ..

Or Call E-POA : +1 613-231-6563


All foreign nationals who seek to enter Ethiopia require a visa. However, Ethiopian origin ID holders and travellers who arrive in Addis Ababa Bole International….


The Embassy of Ethiopia is currently issuing only a new Electronic passport that requires mandatory finger print…

Authentication & Legalization Service

All documents originating in Ethiopia should be authenticated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia.


The Embassy of Ethiopia issues a laissez-passer for Ethiopian…


The Government of Ethiopia depends upon Ethiopian Airlines to set the regulations for the transport of human remains..