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Fighting tuberculosis: the social disease

Georgia White is the Research and Policy Associate with AIDS-Free World. An experienced social justice advocate, she has a rich experience in areas such as justice, domestic violence and child welfare reforms, most recently having a role in the establishment of Australia’s Royal Commission on family violence.

Moving forward in the fight against AIDS

Anurita Bains is the Regional Adviser for HIV/AIDS, UNICEF Regional Office for Eastern and Southern Africa. The office oversees programming in 21 African nations, including those in Ethiopia.

“It was wrong to devalue the birr”

Demese Chanyalew (PhD) is an economist who specializes in the agricultural sector. With his 40 years of vast experience in the profession, Demese was able to demonstrate his scholarly works at numerous stages.

Dawn of an oil Era

Tadesse Tilahun is the Chief Executive Officer of National Oil Company (NOC), one of the few and pioneer petroleum importing and distributing companies in Ethiopia. Before founding NOC in 2004 with two other shareholders, Tadesse has accumulated more than 40 years of professional experience in the oil industry.

Uncertain economic Future

Mesfin Namarra is a politician and former Member of Parliament (MP) who is an economist by profession. Before joining politics, he has served the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) for 17 years.

Misguided privatization

Fisseha-Tsion Menghistu (Prof.) is a tax and investment expert with a total of 50 years of experience in the area. He also has a considerable amount of experience in teaching at a tertiary level having lectured in seven different universities at postgraduate level.

An Ethiopian American politician on the Rise

Alexander Assefa, an Ethiopian born American citizen, is about to make a rare political history. Nominated as a Democrat, he is certain to be elected, notably as he has minimal challenges from others, including from the Republicans. The noted activist moved to the United States in 2000 after spending few years in Kenya as a refugee.

Economic code blue

Ermias Amelga is a prominent businessman who has been playing founding roles in various activities that range from real estate to the financial services sector. He established and led Access Real Estate until recently.