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Tue, Mar 24, 2020

African elections in the time of coronavirus

African elections slated for 2020 are already being affected by COVID-19, with the potential for delays and disruptions to have significant impact on election credibility, political trust, and adherence to term limits across the continent.

AfricaSource by Luke Tyburski

Africa Coronavirus

Sat, Feb 29, 2020

Bruton quoted in Voice of America on Ethiopia’s rejection of the US-brokered GERD agreement

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Energy & Environment

Tue, Feb 18, 2020

Hruby quoted in the New York Times on Pompeo’s Africa visit

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa East Africa

Fri, Jan 31, 2020

Bruton quoted in VOA on status of US-brokered GERD talks

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Energy & Environment

Wed, Nov 6, 2019

Bruton quoted in VOA on US interest in Ethiopian dam dispute

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Energy & Environment

Wed, Nov 6, 2019

Hudson quoted in Reuters on US-led talks in Ethiopian dam dispute

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Energy & Environment

Wed, Oct 16, 2019

Bruton in Foreign Policy: Will Abiy Ahmed’s Nobel Prize tilt Ethiopia’s election?

Abiy Ahmed took up the reins of government in Ethiopia at a time of profound strife, and through a serious of deft political gestures, including the release of thousands of political prisoners and overturning highly repressive restrictions on civil society and political groups, he probably averted a civil war. His reforms may have been symbolic—critics […]

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Elections

Mon, Aug 19, 2019

Bruton quoted in African Business on the consequences of Ethiopian reforms

In the News by Atlantic Council

Ethiopia Political Reform

Tue, Jun 25, 2019

Bruton Joins War on the Rocks to Discuss the June 22 Foiled Coup Attempt in Ethiopia

Listen to the full discussion here.

In the News by Bronwyn Bruton

Ethiopia

Tue, Jun 4, 2019

Ethiopian opposition leader outlines roadmap to political reform

Dr. Berhanu claimed many Ethiopians remain optimistic that a real transition to democracy is possible, but also cautioned against the impatience of the youth population for sweeping immediate change, characterizing the popular intent as “revolution” rather than “reform.”

Event Recap by Africa Center

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