At the conference hall in Sululta city, African Leadership Excellence Academy, in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, offered training on “Diplomatic Protocol and Etiquette.” At the welcome ceremony at the airport, Ato Demeke Atnafu, Director General of Protocol Affairs, gave a presentation on Origin and Development of Protocol, Perspectives and Definition of Protocol, Protocol – Order of precedence, Types of Precedence, and Order of precedence. Etiquette’s history and definition
The raising and lowering of the flag at specific times, displaying the Ethiopian flag with other flags of the region, displaying the Ethiopian flag indoors, displaying the Ethiopian flag on a podium, and other related topics were all covered in a demonstration by Mekibib Mengesha from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The trainers had prepared simulation questions, and the trainees responded with their answers.
Mrs. Hana Atnafu, chief staff of the African Leadership Excellence Academy, moderated the debate, condensed the presentation, and streamlined the exchange.