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Human Rights in Polarized Ethiopia: the need for collaboration Presentation at the SHENGO DC Forum on Human Rights

Part One Human RightsAklog Birara (DR)
Part one of three
This series is intended for the benefit of those who did not attend the forum.
Why are human rights essential?

Dr. Aklog Birara
Dr. Aklog Birara

If we respect ourselves as people and want the world community to respect us and support our causes, we must face up to the demanding responsibility of owning and leading the struggle for human dignity, rights, the rule of law and representative governance ourselves. No one will do it for us. In terms of justice, rights, fair distribution of incomes and access to opportunities, sustainable and equitable development and the like the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) controlled and led government of Ethiopia has failed. This is one part of the story. The other is what the rest of us are doing to redress the situation. Blaming others, including the repressive regime is easy. Offering a compelling alternative is hard. —-Read  More—

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