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A Constitution for a Multinational Democratic State-Nation: The Case of Ethiopia

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The International Forum for Democratic Studies at the National Endowment for Democracy together with Dr. Negaso Gidada organizes a presentation entitled “A Constitution for a Multinational Democratic State-Nation: The Case of Ethiopia”

By NED,

EVER since the formation of the modern state of Ethiopia, the country’s diversity, represented by its roughly eighty ethnic groups, has defied common formulas for unity and democratic development. Regimes have come and gone, but the central question—whether to forge a nation-state, a multinational federation, or something else—has dominated Ethiopia’s political agenda for decades. Continue reading A Constitution for a Multinational Democratic State-Nation: The Case of Ethiopia