International and Public Affairs

Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021

  • Exploration of Involvement of Educators’ in Strategic Planning Sessions of their Department

    Bernard Naledzani Rasila

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 44-49
    Received: 8 June 2021
    Accepted: 30 June 2021
    Published: 23 August 2021
    Abstract: Educators are in the “coal-front” of teaching and learning in all schools and they therefore are key in curriculum delivery. They are at the level that drives the direction of education in terms of quality production. They are however less considered in departmental strategic planning sessions, the fora that gives the strategic direction education ... Show More
  • Development and Democracy, Complementary or Contradictory: A Critical Reflection on Ethiopian Democratic Developmental State

    Negera Gudeta Adula, Tesfaye Gudeta Nigussie

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 50-54
    Received: 9 June 2021
    Accepted: 13 July 2021
    Published: 4 September 2021
    Abstract: Achieving economic growth and sustainable development remain the prior policy all nation states across the world. To achieve their sustainable development and economic growth goals, international communities has been fermenting and diagnosing various development models and paradigms. However, there is no one size and fit all development paradigms w... Show More
  • Assessing the Role of Local Community Participation in Minimizing Corruption at Wolaita Sodo Town

    Tamirat Dela, Takele Teshome Somano, Sintayehu Shirge Olato

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 55-65
    Received: 7 October 2021
    Accepted: 26 October 2021
    Published: 5 November 2021
    Abstract: The main purpose of the study was to assess the role of public participation in reducing corruption in the town of Wolaita Sodo. The researcher used a mixed study of quality and quantity methods. To address the purpose of research. Also, the researcher used a randomized testing procedure and a purpose that arises from the possibilities and opportun... Show More
  • The Challenges of Liberal Ideas, Revolution and Social Crisis: Correlates in Supporting the Abolition of the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade

    Ihediwa Nkemjika Chimee

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 66-74
    Received: 11 June 2021
    Accepted: 14 October 2021
    Published: 27 November 2021
    Abstract: The slave trade was arguably one of the most unfortunate things that ever happened to black Africa and a dent on the moral image of Europe. For over five hundred years, this inglorious trade persisted and Africa served as the supply source and the Americas the last point of disembarkation. It profited Europe more than any other venture at the time,... Show More
  • The Pink Trojan Horse: Inserting Gender Issues into Free Trade Agreements

    Maya Sophie Cohen

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 75-91
    Received: 6 August 2021
    Accepted: 25 August 2021
    Published: 3 December 2021
    Abstract: In 2019 three transformative free trade agreements (FTAs) between Chile-Canada, Chile-Argentina and Canada-Israel were updated, including with them for the first time, individual chapters exclusively dedicated to gender. Due to the fact that these gender chapters are at most two years old, there has been little to no academic literature on their ef... Show More
  • Persistent Challenges to Entirely Normalize Ethio-Eritrean Diplomatic Relations

    Tamirat Dela Wotango

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2021
    Pages: 92-103
    Received: 11 November 2021
    Accepted: 27 November 2021
    Published: 11 December 2021
    Abstract: After Eritrea became officially independent from Ethiopia on 24 May 1993, the diplomatic relationship between Ethiopia and Eritrea was mainly a friendly and gentle one. Nevertheless, such harmonized honey moon relation was hampered by the 1998-2000 war and followed by ‘no peace no war scenario’ until 2018 rapprochement. Despite, to cover this study... Show More