Women’s empowerment must be inclusive of women with disabilities and elderly women
“Although our Commission will be missing one of its dedicated right hands, we are confident of Belain Gebremedhin’s invaluable contribution to the newly established institution both as a human rights expert and as an avid advocate for persons with disability and older persons.”
“As of February 16, 2020, some 920 households are said to have reached Semera where they are seeking protection and humanitarian assistance."
"The release of several detainees since yesterday was a step in the right direction but we remain concerned about unlawful detentions after the lifting of the State of Emergency"
ኮሚሽኑ በአስቸኳይ ሁኔታ ወቅት ከአዋጁ አተገባበር ጋር ተያይዞ በቁጥጥር የዋሉ እና አሁንም ያልተለቀቁ ሰዎች በአፋጣኝ እንዲለቀቁ በድጋሚ ያሳስባል
In Ethiopia persons affected by leprosy and their families face multiple forms of discrimination and are exposed to severe social, economic and psychological pressure due to misconceptions and lack of understandings.
የሕዝብ ተወካዮች ምክር ቤት በመንግስት የቀረበለትን ውሳኔ ሃሳብ በአፋጣኝ እንደሚያጸድቀው ኮሚሽኑ ተስፋውን እየገለጸ፤ የመንግስት ስራ አስፈጻሚ አካላት ከአስቸኳይ ጊዜ አዋጁ ጋር ተያይዞ አሁንም በቁጥጥር ስር ያሉ ሰዎች በአፋጣኝ እንዲለቀቁ ጥሪውን ያቀርባል
ከእስር ከተለቀቁት መካከል ሴቶች፣ አረጋውያን፣ የጤና ችግር ያለባቸው እና ሌሎች ጉዳያቸው ተጣርቶ በቀላል ዋስትና የተለቀቁ ሰዎች ይገኙበታል
Persons released include women, older persons, persons with health problems and others released on citation following an investigation.
Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) Public Statement | December 16, 2021