This report was written and researched by researchers from the Africa and Arms divisions of Human Rights Watch. This report was reviewed and edited by Georgette Gagnon, deputy director of the Africa Division, Michael Clough, interim advocacy director of the Africa Division of Human Rights Watch, James Ross, senior legal advisor of Human Rights Watch, and Ian Levine, program director of Human Rights Watch. Nicholas Galletti, associate in the Africa Division, provided production assistance. Andrea Holley, publications director for Human Rights Watch, and Veronica Matushaj, photo editor and associate director of Creative Services for Human Rights Watch, provided assistance with the photographs. Fitzroy Hepkins, mail manager, made possible the production of this report.
We owe special thanks to Matthew McKinzie of the National Resources Defense Council, who produced the maps in this report for Human Rights Watch and Space Imaging, which provide the satellite image of Gambella town.
Human Rights Watch would also like to thank all of the individuals in Ethiopia and in Kenya who came forward to share their testimonies or provided other information for this report.