Dialogue conference on challenges of transitions and opportunities of Ethiopia’s reform process opens
Addis Ababa, August 22, 2019 (FBC) –A high-level dialogue conference on “challenges of transition, Ethiopia’s reform process: Current dynamics, future opportunities, challenges and risks” kicked off in Addis Ababa today.
Senior government officials, including President Sahle-Work Zewde and former South African President Thabo Mbeki are in attendance of the two-day conference opened in the premises of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA).
In her remark, the President said maintaining peace through restoring rule of law is essential to sustain the ongoing reform process in the country.
She said dialogue among stakeholders is important to put in place a strong system that could entertain unity in diversity.
The President also called for integrated efforts of all by taking advantage of the current opportunities in order to overcome challenges of transition.
According to her, Ethiopia’s peace is important for the stability of region.
About 250 participants from across the political, ethnic, geographical, and civic spectrum are in attendance of the event.