Country Report: Ethiopia
At the request of the Special Prosecutors Office (SPO), two EAAF members and Dr. Clyde Snow returned to Ethiopia to testify on the Kotebe case, one of the cases being investigated at the trials against the Dergue regime. It was the first time that forensic anthropology and archaeology was utilized in local courts.
A mission to provide forensic assistance to the Special Prosecutor's Office of Addis Ababa.
A mission to provide technical assistance to the Special Prosecutor's Office in Addis Ababa.
Members of the team were invited by the Carter Presidential Center and the Special Prosecutor's Office (SPO) of Addis Ababa to explore the possibility of including forensic investigations in cases of human rights violations being addressed by the SPO, to plan a mission for such investigations, and to connect with local organizations and professionals who could assist with forensic work on a local team.