Committee
Human Rights Council
Country
Ethiopia

Author

Fachrozi Akram
Indonesia

Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/18475

Committee      : Human Rights Council

Country           : Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia

Delegate          : Fachrozi Akram Marvi, Universitas Negeri Jakarta

Topic A           : Reform of the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of the Statelessness to

  address human rights violations in Myanmar and Palestine.

 

Ethiopia have a history related to statelessness. In May 1998, a border dispute with Eritrea led to the Eritrean–Ethiopian War, which lasted until June 2000 and cost both countries an estimated $1 million a day. According to a ruling by an international commission in The Hague, Eritrea broke international law and triggered the war by invading Ethiopia.

 

During this war, Ethiopia denationalized indivi...