Indictment of President Bashir

Indictment of President Bashir
Interview with Mehari Taddele Maru, Executive Director, African Rally for Peace and Development ISS Seminar on the Indictment of President Bashir, Addis Ababa, 24 July 2008 Interview with Mehari Taddele Maru

ICC and its Impact on Peace and Stability

ICC and its Impact on Peace and Stability
‘If you want to attack a cat, do not attack it in a closed door; Keep a window or the door a bit open. Otherwise a cornered cat fights to the end’ an old Ethiopian saying. On the International Criminal Court and Its Impact on African Conflicts Mehari Taddele Maru ICC and its impact on ...

Brain Drain and MDGs

Brain Drain and MDGs
Ethiopian Reporter: SATURDAY, 16 FEBRUARY 2008. Brain Drain and Its Adverse Impact on the achievement MDGs and Poverty Reduction. Brain Drain and Its Adverse Impact on the achievement MDGs and Poverty Reduction

Darfur Conflict

Darfur Conflict
Interview: “I think one of the major mistakes committed by the international community is its reliance on rebel groups as if they are legitimate de jure representatives of the Darfuri people” Darfur Conflict  

The Future of Somalia

The Future of Somalia
This article argues that the distressing situation in Somalia offers an opportunity to introduce new legal institutions with less colonial path-dependence and greater sensitivity to the security and development needs of Somalians. Peace and stability could be enhanced by allowing customary law and Islamic courts to operate within the framework of the Transitional Federal Charter ...