Category: Ethiopian Studies Journal

Cannibalism and Necropolitics  –  The ugly face of genocide in Ethiopia’s Oromia region against the Amhara people

Cannibalism and Necropolitics – The ugly face of genocide in Ethiopia’s Oromia region against the Amhara people

Author Contact Information: Girma Berhanu (Professor) Department of Education and Special Education University of Gothenburg Box 300, SE 405 30 Göteborg, Sweden E-mail: [email protected]   INTRODUCTION This paper is partly driven by a recent case of

PROSPECTS OF COLLABORATION IN THE HORN OF AFRICA AND THE RED SEA REGION

PROSPECTS OF COLLABORATION IN THE HORN OF AFRICA AND THE RED SEA REGION

By Kidane Alemayehu April 29, 2020 1.Abstract The main purpose and objective of this paper is to identify the main challenges being encountered by the countries and people of the Horn of Africa as well

The 1959 Agreement “for the full utilization of the Nile waters” The crux of the problem in the Nile Basin water use

The 1959 Agreement “for the full utilization of the Nile waters” The crux of the problem in the Nile Basin water use

Mekdelawit Messay Deribe The introduction of the 1959 agreement between the United Arab Republic and Sudan for the full utilization of the Nile waters notes that the earlier 1929 agreement “….provided only for the partial use of

The Monarchy: An Institution That Can Unite All Ethiopians

The Monarchy: An Institution That Can Unite All Ethiopians

Gizachew Tiruneh, Ph. D. January 22, 2022 After a year-long civil war that has cost Ethiopia the lives of hundreds of thousands of people as well as the destruction of infrastructure, valuable educational and health

Rethinking IGAD’s Role in Addressing Emerging Regional Security Threats

Rethinking IGAD’s Role in Addressing Emerging Regional Security Threats

By Getachew Zeru Gebrekidan & Messay Asgedom Gobena The Horn of Africa is marked by long-standing and emerging security threats emanating from intrastate and interstate armed conflicts. These include an armed conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region; a border dispute between Sudan

The banality of Evil? How TPLF has evolved into a nefarious and villainous death machine

The banality of Evil? How TPLF has evolved into a nefarious and villainous death machine

Author Contact information: Girma Berhanu Department of Education and Special Education (Professor) University of Gothenburg Box 300, SE 405 30 Göteborg, Sweden E-mail: [email protected]   The banality of Evil? How TPLF has evolved into a

Your next “landlord” will not be Ethiopian: how globalization undermines the poor

Aklog Birara, PhD December 09. 2020 Abstract   Sub-Saharan Africa is full of promise. It has immense untapped natural resources and a growing human capital base, mostly young. Its immense potential is constrained by poor

Ethiopia: An Alternative Approach to National Development

Daniel Kendie Henderson State University Abstract: The existing Ethiopian constitution that is based on ethnicity should be discarded and replaced by another constitution that recognizes territorial nationalism, which manifested itself in historic Ethiopia as regionalism

The Case for Restoring the Pre-1974 Provinces in a Federal Framework to advance Peace, Progress and National Integration in Ethiopia

By Assefa Mehretu (Ph.D.) Professor of Geography, Emeritus Michigan State University   August 18-19, Presented at the 10th International Conference on African Development, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan 2018 The impetus of this article on

Attestations of the Amhara Genocide and Ethnic cleansing in Ethiopia

Zelalem Attlee (MD, MHCM, DrPH) August 27,2020 Attestations of the Amhara Genocide and Ethnic cleansing in Ethiopia The 20th and the 21st centuries have been marked by extreme violence and genocides globally. While the causes

“Scheming African minds”: Neocolonialism and Africa’s uncertain future

By Temesgen Aschenek Zeleke Introduction Africa was divided among colonial powers since the late 1800’s where the whole of the continent was partitioned like a homemade peach pie.  However, due to the major international developments,

The Dawn of a New Era in the Horn of Africa

The Dawn of a New Era in the Horn of Africa

BY TARIKU DEBRETSION February 01, 2019 Within a few months of signing a peace and cooperation agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea in Asmara on July 7, 2018, things are changing at a staggering speed. Telecommunication