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TPLF sneaks into Ethiopia’s seeds market, jeopardizing food security goal merely to ensure its continuity in power & privilege

29 Sep

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

The empty and or misleading propaganda of ruling party political cadres’ aside, Ethiopia has only come a short distance from their party congress of early 2013 in Bahir Dar to this moment to boast about the transformed Ethiopian agriculture.
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Food security & food aid as alibi, GMO being massively pushed into Ethiopia, Africa

3 Nov

Editor’s Note:

    Do you recall, when Meles Zenawi took out brief time to serve as the genetically modified organisms (GMO) Ambassador to Africa? It was a short-lived stint; when Meles heard the strong criticisms from Ethiopians in the diaspora and other African experts, he swiftly changed tack.
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Progress Since G-8 Summit: DuPont Doubles Its Ethiopia Seed Production Capacity

28 Sep

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin

The information under this topic is gleaned from a briefing document by the US State Department relating to the Feed the Future program. The event is engagement with civil society event. What I have done here is to quote the relevant paragraphs pertaining to Ethiopia, without any annotation.
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