THE ETHIOPIAN FORUM
Time & Location
About the Event
The Ethiopian Forum comprises of three separate panel discussions. Each panel discussion will be made up of the panel moderator and two panelists. The panel discussions are aimed at clarifying the root causes of the ongoing political and armed conflict in Ethiopia and will draw envisioned solutions that will result in peace and prosperity for all Ethiopians. The panel discussions will also seek to identify what role the U.S. should play in Ethiopia and the consequences of the ongoing crisis on regional and U.S. national security.
The first panel discussion is scheduled for February 2, 2021, from 10.30 AM – 12.00 PM US Eastern Standard Time (EST). The panel moderator is former Congressman Jim Moran. The panelists are Dr. Merera Gudina, leader of the Oromo People's Congress (OPC), and Mr. Ibrahim Aden, a senior member of the Central Committee of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF).