Author: Dr. Mehari Taddele Maru

Dr. Mehari Taddele Maru

Dr. Mehari Taddele Maru, who is International Consultant on African Union affairs and Research Fellow at the NATO Defence College.

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Rwanda and Its Developmental President

After winning 98.6 percent of the votes , President Paul Kagame was inaugurated for his.

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The Rift in the GCC and Diplomatic Responses from the IGAD Region

David Hearst, a British expert on Middle East affairs, recently surprised the host of an.

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Potential Causes, Consequences of South Sudan becoming a “Failed State”

Potential Causes and Consequences of South Sudan becoming a “Failed State”: Political and Legal Transformation from a Liberation.

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Paper | Ethiopia and the African Union

(Mehari Taddele Maru[1]) (2013) Introduction This article investigates Ethiopia’s contributions to and its influence in.

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AU Commission Elections: from bad to worse?

It has been four years since the controversial, highly contested and divisive campaign and election.

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Expert opinion | Brexit’s implication for Africa and the Horn

In a referendum held last Friday, United Kingdom decided to leave the European Union. The.

Lessons for Africa from the Economic Development of China and India

Mehari Taddele Maru[1] (Originally published in January 2010) 1. Introduction Current discussions on Africa–China relations.

Video| Dr. Mehari Taddele on the state of migration in Africa and beyond

In a briefing session organized by the Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS), Addis.

Arms Control and Arms Traditions in Ethiopia

(Originally published on October 2008) Ethiopia is party to the Nairobi Protocol for Prevention, Control.

The secret to Ethiopia’s counter-terrorism success

After the fanfare accorded to the United States President Barack Obama by Kenya, the last.