Panel: Symposium on Ethiopian Media for Peace

  • Date: Saturday, 28 November 2020
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Dr Andrew spoke on a 2-hour panel with Obang Metho, Ayten Birhane, and Metasebia Shewaye Yilma about hate speech and peacemaking in Ethiopian media. Watch on YouTube via Peace and Development Center International

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Conference: GoodFruit Festival

  • Date: Saturday, 07 November 2020
  • Location: London via Zoom

Dr Andrew DeCort and Hanna Yesuf did a live dialogue about NLM and the meaning of loving our neighbors at this festival for creatives, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders.

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Instagram Live: The Problem of Othering

  • Date: Wednesday, 28 October 2020
  • Location: Instagram @ Shades of Injera

Dr. Andrew and Mal Biel Tutdeal discuss the problem of othering and how neighbor-love can heal its root in Ethiopia today. Watch here

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Facebook Live: Balinjeraye Book Launch

  • Date: Thursday, 22 October 2020
  • Location: Addis Ababa

Dr. Tekalign Nega and Bereket Diriba did a live interview about Dr. Tekalign’s groundbreaking book Balinjeraye. Thanks to the 14,000 people who checked out the recording! Watch here

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Conference: Ministry of Peace National Youth Summit

  • Date: Friday, 16 October 2020
  • Location: Addis Ababa

Dr Tekalign Nega gave a training on the Neighbor-Love Movement and peacemaking for youth leaders from around Ethiopia organized by the Ministry of Peace.

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Conference: Reconciliation Commission Peace Day

  • Date: Monday, 21 September 2020
  • Location: Addis Ababa

Dr Tekalign Nega gave an address to the Ethiopian Reconciliation Commission’s National Peace Day about the meaning of commitment and practicing the Neighbor-Love Covenant in Ethiopia today. The event brought together hundreds of youth peace leaders and reconciliation Commissioners.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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