Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Author Name

Solomon Goshu

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Fist of fury

The Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa is slowly evolving to become one of the sought after security summits in Africa. Launched in 2012, the summit is an independent initiative of ex-presidents and prominent personalities in Africa including Olusegun Obasanjo of Nigeria and Thabo Mbeki of South Africa.

Stirring Africa’s resource ‘curse’ into blessing

The annual Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa, which convenes in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, every year, is an independent initiative of the Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS) of Addis Ababa University and of eminent African personalities.

Taming the age-old political predicament

The Ethiopian political landscape is facing one of its toughest challenges to date.

Final preparations for the bigger stage

The ruling party and 21 opposition political parties have continued thrashing out pre-negotiation modalities. Putting their differences aside, the ruling Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF)

Final preparations for the bigger stage

The ruling Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) and opposition parties have recently put their differences aside and have agreed to come to a roundtable to find ways of redeeming the already tense political environment.

Analyzing the nuts and bolts of Ethiopian federalism

Assefa Fisseha (PhD), associate professor, is chairman of the Centre for Federal Studies, Addis Ababa University. A constitutional lawyer by background, he is one of the leading experts in comparative federalism and has published several articles in reputable journals at home and in Europe.

Upper Sululta participatory integrated watershed development project launched

The Upper Sululta Participatory Integrated Watershed Development Project was officially launched on January 18 at Ramada Addis at a stakeholder engagement workshop.

Reporting on the Nile

A great majority of media reporting on the Nile concentrates on conflicts and disagreements. Particularly, the media in downstream countries focuses on the possible challenges and threats that these countries may face.

Role of media in fostering cooperation on Nile

Wubalem Fekade (PhD) is head of the Social Development and Communication Unit at the Eastern Nile Technical Regional Office (ENTRO) of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) based in Addis Ababa.

Legalities for managing the Nile

Salman M.A. Salman (SJD) is a Sudanese lawyer. He is currently the editor-in-chief of the International Water Law journal. He is also a fellow of the International Water Resources Association (IWRA).