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H.Res. 861: Supporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia

September 14, 2016

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Supporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia.

Whereas the first pillar of the United States Strategy Toward Sub-Saharan Africa, announced in 2012, is to strengthen democratic institutions, and the Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance Strategy of the United States Agency for International Development states that “strong democratic institutions, respect for human rights, and participatory, accountable governance are crucial elements for improving people’s lives in a sustainable way”;

Whereas the third pillar of the United States Strategy Toward Sub-Saharan Africa is to advance peace and security, including supporting security sector reform;

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H.Res. 861  (pdf)

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