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Address Restrictions in Draft CSO Proclamation and Protect Freedom of Association

29 November 2018
 
  
 
 To: Prime Minister-, Dr. Abiy Ahmed
 Cc: Tagesse Chafo, Speaker of the House of Peoples’ Representative
 
                                                                                      
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Re: Torture and other human rights abuses in “Jail Ogaden,” Ethiopia, Somali Regional State

Dear Honorable Commissioner Manuela,
 
 We are writing to you from Human Rights Watch to share with you the findings of our most recent report on Ethiopia, “We are Like the Dead’: Torture and other Human Rights Abuses in Jail Ogaden, Somali…
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Re: Torture and other human rights abuses in “Jail Ogaden,” Ethiopia, Somali Regional State

Dear Honorable Commissioner Essaiem, 
 
 We are writing to you from Human Rights Watch to share with you the findings of our most recent report on Ethiopia, “We are Like the Dead’: Torture and other Human Rights Abuses in Jail Ogaden, Somali…
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Democracy, Human Rights and Diaspora Groups Urge Congress to Pass H. Res. 128 on Ethiopia
  
 
 Ethiopia is at a crossroads. On Monday, April 2, a new Prime Minister, selected from within the ruling coalition, delivered a speech about planned…
Attendees at the Irreecha festival in Bishoftu, Ethiopia on October 1, 2017. Irreecha is the most important festival for Ethiopia’s Oromo people. One year earlier at Irreecha hundreds died following security force mishandling of the large crowd.
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The Rt Honourable Boris Johnson MP
 Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
 Foreign and Commonwealth Office
 King Charles Street
 London
 SW1A 2AH  
 
  
 
 October 26, 2017
 
 Urgent…
Mr Tsege and his daughter Helawit, watch Arsenal play in 2013.
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Vote on H.Res 128

October 12, 2017 
 
 The Honorable Paul Ryan Speaker of the House H-232 The Capitol Washington, D.C. 20515 
 
 Dear Speaker Ryan, 
 
 We are writing to underscore the importance of House Resolution (H.Res.) 128 and the need to…
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May 17, 2017
 
  
 
 Joseph Kipchirchir Boinet,
 The Inspector General,
 Kenya Police Service,
 Nairobi (Kenya)
  
 
 Dear Sir,
 I am writing, on behalf of Human Rights Watch, to solicit your views and…
Photo: An aerial picture shows a section of the Hagadera camp in Dadaab near the Kenya-Somalia border, May 8, 2015.
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Letter to the UN Human Rights Council

To Permanent Representatives of
 
 Members and Observer States of the
 
 UN Human Rights Council
 
  
 
  Geneva, 25 May 2017
 
  
 
 RE: Addressing the pervasive human rights crisis in Ethiopia
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Geneva, 8 September 2016
 
 To Permanent Representatives of
 Members and Observer States of the
 UN Human Rights Council
  
 
 RE: Addressing the escalating human rights crisis in Ethiopia 
 Your Excellency,
 
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Protesters chant slogans during a demonstration over what they say is unfair distribution of wealth in the country at Meskel Square in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, August 6, 2016.
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November 4, 2015
 Dr. Jim Yong Kim
 President
 World Bank Group
 1818 H Street NW
 Washington, DC 20433
 USA
 
 Cc:  Mr. Makhtar Diop, Vice President for Africa
 Mr. Guang Z. Chen, Country Director for Ethiopia…
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July 21, 2015
 
  
 
 President Barack Obama
 
 The White House
 
 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
 
 Washington, DC 20500
 
  
 
 Re: Your visit to Kenya and Ethiopia
 
  
 
 Dear Mr.…
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Dear Mr. Secretary: We are deeply troubled over the comments made by Under Secretary Wendy Sherman yesterday in Addis Ababa. The Under Secretary’s unfortunate statement calling Ethiopia a democracy puts the United States government on record as endorsing…
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We, the undersigned organisations, call upon the 41 Governments that compose the Wassenaar Arrangement on Export Controls for Conventional Arms and Dual-Use Goods and Technologies, to take action and address the alarming proliferation of surveillance…
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Washington, D.C., June 26, 2014   Hector Timerman, Foreign Affairs Minister of Argentina Luiz Alberto Figueiredo Machado, Foreign Affairs Minister of Brazil Heraldo Muñoz, Foreign Affairs Minister of Chile María Ángela Holguín, Foreign Affairs Minister of…