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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 22–28.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Hassen Hussein; Mohammed Ademo At the Battle of Adwa, in 1896, Emperor Menelik II routed the invading Italian army. For some in Ethiopia, this event is a proud symbol of black resistance against European colonial rule. But writers Hassen Hussein and Mohammed Ademo argue the glorification of Menelik...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (1): 103–110.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Ashwin Parulkar © 2011 World Policy Institute 2011 World Policy Institute S heikh Mohammed Hussein Ali Al Amoudi, a citizen of Saudi Arabia, spends his time shuttling between Riyadh and Ethiopia, where he was born in a village 64 years ago. The son of a Yemeni father and Ethiopian mother...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... 88.1% 90.2% Eightypopulation percent resides of Ethiopia’s in rural 261 439 areas; women provide the majority...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... All of the eight countries that are traditionally thought to make up East Africa—Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Somalia, Ethiopia, South Sudan—have quotas entrenched in their electoral systems. These quotas take different shapes. Article 27(8) of the Kenyan constitution requires...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., by some of America’s best To a would-be revolutionary, the appeal friends in the region, the “New Leaders” of of protracted war was its adaptability to a va­ Ethiopia, Eritrea, Rwanda, and Uganda. riety of ideological colors and political pur­ War and mercy in Africa have been poses...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 69–75.
Published: 01 September 2017
... be built on the island’s doorstep. It is one piece of an ambitious economic development plan for the coastal region known as the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) corridor. The project is intended to facilitate the transport of goods and services from landlocked Ethiopia and South Sudan...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 21–25.
Published: 01 June 2000
... matter”; ing. Peacekeepers fell victim to hostage- rather, it is the business of that country’s takers in Sierra Leone. Ethiopia and Eritrea neighbors and of the international commu­ returned to trench warfare reminiscent of nity as a whole, since there are often issues the Battle of the Somme...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2014
... in their respective parts of the world. Map Room zeros in on Facebook and Twitter as devices to chronicle the spread of the Ebola virus across Africa. Rebecca MacKinnon shares her thoughts on how Ethiopia’s brutal Zone 9 detention facilities and the blogs that condemn these facilities reflect the practices...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (4): 88–100.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Ethiopia, claiming persecution because they were connected to the Oromo Liberation Front. Immigration authorities did not believe them and denied the application. But the couple refused to return, and Ethiopia does not accept forced returns. They remained in Norway, living in an asylum center...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 11–20.
Published: 01 June 2000
... quiet. cant role in wars in Angola, Mozambique, Nor has the United Nations been able Ethiopia, and elsewhere. However, the re­ credibly to object to their behavior on maining superpower evinces little interest moral grounds. There is no firm footing in the current conflict. Western powers from...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 81–89.
Published: 01 June 2014
... countries such as Niger, Chad, Ethiopia, Madagascar, and South Sudan, the lack of access to early childhood care and education are issues that cannot be ignored. Globally, there has been a trend toward establishing early childhood frameworks, with 34 countries adopting comprehensive systems...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 8–11.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., Somalia, and Ethiopia, largely because of its popularity among Arab and other tribal tradesmen. However, its supply was finite, and since it was greatly valued, it attracted a tidy premium in these regions. Knowing there was a profit to be made in its supply, enterprising parties like the Frenchman...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 26–31.
Published: 01 September 2015
... events in an educational every city block, but if we as a species ever campaign with reach across Europe. Simi- forget how to stretch our food—particu- lar initiatives have taken root in the United larly as our global population multiplies Kingdom, Portugal, Ethiopia, Zambia, and lives longer than...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (3): 92–94.
Published: 01 September 2002
... will authorize the United States to carry out a “regime change” in Iraq. On its face, why shouldn’t we ap­ plaud such an operation? We are reminded that the old League of Nations proved itself toothless when it stood by as Fascist Italy assaulted Ethiopia. “Collective security,” or its facsimile...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 106–108.
Published: 01 June 2002
... to keep the peace in such countries as Ethiopia and Bosnia. But the court is supposed to take action only if a country refuses to inaugurate proceedings against its own nationals, and then only after delaying proceedings for a year. That’s enough time to bring home, and thus shield, anyone...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 12–17.
Published: 01 September 2014
... nation was becoming a virtual prison—effectively a ninth zone. “All of Ethiopia is part of it,” explains Endalk. In 2011, one inmate, journalist Eskinder Nega, was arrested for the seventh time after writing a column, which ironically criticized the Ethiopian government’s habit of arresting journalists...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 43–50.
Published: 01 June 2003
... plains that food aid workers have been tries, including Ethiopia, Uganda, Ghana, “brainwashed” by Greenpeace and other an­ and Mozambique, with the help of funds ti-biotech civil society groups into believing from a fellow Nobel laureate, former presi­ that GM crops are unsafe and will contami­...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 2–5.
Published: 01 December 2001
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 21–25.
Published: 01 September 2017
... in a high-poverty neighborhood of London, her husband, Ahmed, ekes out a living in Dubai. Also Somali-born, he takes odd jobs and occasionally works as a taxi driver. The pair, who were introduced by family and married on a visit to Ethiopia in 2012, have spent most of their marriage apart. They were last...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2016
... are not unique; they’re used in Ethiopia, Egypt, and Azerbaijan against human rights defenders, democratic governments, and critical journalists. Instead of reducing state repression, globalization has allowed these regimes to create informal coalitions of autocratic regimes. China, Russia, and Iran have all...