A man who chose to stand up for justice and human rights in spite of the many personal threats he faced.

In 1991 after the fall of the communist military regime known as the Derg Aster and Lensa Gudina returned to Ethiopia, uncertain of the future yet hopeful they came back […]

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“The first girl at the first ever Karayu school, the Dandi Gudina Primary in Dhebiti village of Fantalle District, Aliya Hawas was the only girl in a class of forty-four […]...

Aliya Hawas Abomsa

“Growing up in a patriarchal community, Yaya Jilo did not know any path to life existed other than tending cattle and eventually becoming a young a bride like every girl […]...

Yaya Jilo

“Roba Boru, a very bright student, attended Dandi Gudina School and became known for his academic ability and sense of humor, which was very much enjoyed by students as well […]...

Roba Boru

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