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Ethiopia - Background

From 2018-2022, the ABA ROLI  worked in Ethiopia on a program aimed at strengthening the capacity of the African Union with emphasis on advancing its rule of law mission and mandate in the region.

Key accomplishments under this project:

  • ABA ROLI organized a variety of trainings for African Union staff on topics such as Legal drafting, Privileges and immunities, International humanitarian law, Trial advocacy and litigation, Judgement drafting, Transitional justice, and Employment law. 

  • ABA ROLI organized a virtual symposium that brought together members from the African Court of Human and People’s Rights, the European Human Rights Court, the Inter-American Court, and Economic Community of West African States.