Coalition of NGO, Diaspora Groups Support Ethiopia Human Rights Resolution

September 13, 2016, Washington D.C. The undersigned civil society organizations applaud U.S. Representatives Chris Smith, Keith Ellison and Mike Coffman for introducing the House Resolution entitled “Supporting human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia.” The resolution, introduced today as companion legislation to S.Res.432, addresses the ongoing human rights abuses and political instability in Ethiopia. […]

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Addressing the escalating human rights crisis in Ethiopia. An escalating human rights crisis in Oromia and Amhara Regions

To Permanent Representatives of Members and Observer States of the UN Human Rights Council Geneva, 8 September 2016   RE: Addressing the escalating human rights crisis in Ethiopia (PDF) Your Excellency, The undersigned civil society organisations write to draw your attention to grave violations of human rights in Ethiopia, including the recent crackdown on largely […]

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Ethiopia: Civil society groups urge international investigation into ongoing human rights violations

Press Statement Ethiopia: Civil society groups urge international investigation into ongoing human rights violations 30 August 2016 download  the PDF file A group of civil society organizations are calling for an independent and impartial international investigation into human rights violations in Ethiopia, including the unlawful killing of peaceful protesters and a recent spate of arrests […]

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Rule of Law and Human Rights in Ethiopia – Month of June

Download the PDF file Ethiopian Human Rights Project (EHRP) is a nonprofit advocacy organization established to amplify human rights voices from Ethiopia. EHRP focuses on bringing out information from Ethiopia on human rights & rule of law and advocate for better human rights situation in Ethiopia. This is our monthly human rights situation summary report. […]

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AAU Students – Hearing August 16th Hearing

AAU Students – Hearing August 16th Hearing Today, the 11 Addis Ababa University students, who were given a verdict to defend themselves from charges filed against them for holding a demonstration at the gate of the US Embassy in Addis Ababa, appeared before court. The report prepared by the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission on the […]

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