As one of Africa’s oldest states, Ethiopia has experienced various forms of statebuilding. The Constitution of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, which espouses parliamentary federalism, contains a bill of rights guarantying freedom, equality and social justice. In line with the global consensus that poverty is not only a matter of income but fundamentally an interconnected web of mutually reinforcing deprivations, the Government of Ethiopia (GoE) has, within the context of its poverty reduction strategy and transformation, developed and articulated a clear agenda on democratic governance.
Our programme seeks to support the Government of Ethiopia to deepen democratization, improve governance and public service delivery. more