Africa: Ethiopia’s Oromo GADA system listed by UNESCO as best form of democracy

Ethiopia’s Oromo GADA system listed by UNESCO as best form of democracy Ethiopia’s Oromo people made headlines around the world when peaceful protests turned violent against government land use changes, prompting a state of emergency. Now Oromo voices are being heard thanks to an entity more often associated with boosting tourism than governance — UNESCO. Ethiopians rejoiced when the traditional […]

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