Why US Policy toward Ethiopia Matters Now

When: March 9, 2018 - 11:30 am - 1:00pm

Where: Senate Foreign Relations Hearing Room SD-419
Washington, DC

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Organized by Oromo Advocacy Alliance in collaboration with the Ethiopia Coalition working group

The newly-formed Ethiopia Coalition invites Congressional foreign affairs staff, program and policy specialists and special guests to a forum that addresses how current US policy impacts the political and economic climate in Ethiopia.

Speakers & Moderator

  • Speaker: Anuradha Mittal, Executive Director, Oakland Institute

  • Speaker: Lauren Ploch Blanchard, African Affairs Specialist, Congressional Research Service

  • Moderator: Bonnie K Holcomb, Oromo Advocacy Alliance

Members of the Ethiopia Coalition

  • Amhara Association of America

  • Amnesty International USA

  • Coalition of Oromos for Human Rights & Democracy

  • Ethiopian Human Rights Project

  • Freedom House

  • Human Rights Watch

  • Oromo Advocacy Alliance

  • Torture Abolition and Survivors Support Coalition- TASSC

Special thanks to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and the Ethiopian Advocacy Network