Briefing: H.E. Muferiat Kamil, Ministry of Peace

  • Date: Tuesday, 01 September 2020
  • Location: Addis Ababa

Dr. Tekalign and Dr. Andrew briefed Her Excellency Muferihat Kamil and Dr. Abdi Zenebe on NLM and discussed scaling up our work through a memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Peace.

Details

Briefing: The National Security Advisor

  • Date: Thursday, 30 April 2020
  • Location: Addis Ababa

Dr. Andrew DeCort briefed Ato Tesfahun Gobezay on the mission and work of NLM.

Details

Challenge: We Are Neighbors in Our Blood!

  • Date: Wednesday, 29 April 2020
  • Location: National Blood Bank

The NLM team gave blood and challenged our audience to join us in saving lives.

Details

Briefing: The New York Times

  • Date: Monday, 16 March 2020
  • Location: Addis Ababa

Dr. Andrew DeCort briefed reporter Simon Marks on the Neighbor-Love Movement and our work to promote peace on Ethiopian university campuses.

Details

Briefing: Addis Ababa University Dean of Students

  • Date: Friday, 13 March 2020
  • Location: Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa

Dr. Andrew DeCort briefed Dean of Students Dr. Fasil Taye on the Neighbor-Love Movement. Dr. Fasil signed our Covenant and promised to help us establish a Balinjeraye Chapter at Addis Ababa University

Details

Luncheon: European Institute of Peace

  • Date: Tuesday, 10 March 2020
  • Location: Addis Ababa

We introduced the Neighbor-Love Movement to twelve European diplomats and journalists working on peace and security in Ethiopia.

Details

Staff Training: World Vision Ethiopia

  • Date: Wednesday, 04 March 2020
  • Location: World Vision Ethiopia Headquarters, Addis Ababa

Dr. Andrew DeCort introduced the Neighbor-Love Movement to the staff of World Vision Ethiopia. Over forty staffmembers signed our covenant, and several asked to volunteer with us.

Details

Launch: University of Gondar

  • Date: Sunday, 01 March 2020
  • Location: University of Gondar, Gondar

We introduced the Neighbor-Love Movement to over 800 university students and academic staff and faculty. The University Vice President and hundreds of students signed our Covenant. 172 Students signed up to form a Balinjeraye chapter on their campus.

Details

Conference: University Student Peacemakers

  • Date: Thursday, 27 February 2020
  • Location:

Dr. Andrew DeCort introduced the Neighbor-Love Movement to 75 university student peacemakers representing 30 campuses. The entire audience signed our Covenant.

Details

Briefing: Life & Peace Institute

  • Date: Wednesday, 19 February 2020
  • Location: Life & Peace Institute, Addis Ababa

Dr. Andrew DeCort briefed the leaders of the Life & Peace Institute on the Neighbor-Love Movement. They signed our Covenant, and we began discussing collaborating on peace programming for Ethiopian universities.

Details

Briefing: Meserete Kristos Church Prison Ministry

  • Date: Tuesday, 18 February 2020
  • Location: Meserete Kristos Church Headquarters, Addis Ababa

Dr. Andrew DeCort briefed the leaders of MKC's Prison Ministry on the Neighbor-Love Movement. They signed our Covenant and invited us to work with them in fifty prisons across Ethiopia to promote rehabilitation and reconciliation.

Details

Briefing: Nabad TV

  • Date: Saturday, 15 February 2020
  • Location: Addis Ababa

Dr. Andrew DeCort briefed Filsan Abdi, founder of Nabad Media and soon-to-be-appointed Minister of Women, Children, and Youth, on the Neighbor-Love Movement. Minister Filsan signed our Covenant and promised to promote our work in the Somali Region media network.

Details