• Embassy of Ethiopia

Addis Ababa selected to host FIFA Summit

Addis Ababa has been selected as one of the six venues to host 11 FIFA Executive Football Summits around the world between November 2016 and March 2017. 

President of Ethiopian Football Federation Junedin Basha said his country is "honoured to be the choice for the Fifa summit next year, stating that this is demonstrative of the confidence of FIFA shown to Ethiopia in the field of foot ball. 

According to FIFA, two summits will take place in Singapore (6-8 December), two in Miami (17-18 January), two in Doha (14-16 February), and two in Addis Ababa (21-23 February) following the launch in Paris.