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111. The Social Dimensions of Poverty
Editor: Meheret Ayenew ed.
Consultation paper on poverty No 1.

This is the first issue of the Consultation Papers Series that the Forum for Social Studies (FSS) published on the problems of poverty and poverty reduction in Ethiopia.
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112. MEDREK Issue 4 No. 3
August 2002
Editor: FSS
* Workshop on NGO Draft Legislation


* Trade, Globalisation and the Fight Against Poverty
* Gender and Poverty Reduction

* Book Launch

* African Civil Society Declaration on NEPAD

113. Decentralization in Ethiopia
2007, 2010
Editor: Taye Assefa and Tegegne Gebre-Egziabher
This volume brings together a number of studies on decentralization in Ethiopia. The decentralization drive in the country has proceeded intermittently, in several phases, since 1991 when the present government came to power. The latest phase, which devolves power and responsibility to the district level, was launched in 2001. The volume includes a long review of the available documentation on the subject as well as several papers based on rapid assessments in a number of districts where the decentralization program has been undertaken. The purpose is to identify knowledge gaps, stimulate debate and highlight areas for further research.
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114. ድርቅንና ረሀብን ለመቋቋም የተደረጉ እንቅስቃሴዎች (1966-1983) ቁጥር 1
1997 ዓ/ም
Author: ሽመልስ አዱኛ
ጥቂት ስለጽሑፉ ይዘት

የዕርዳታ ማስተባበሪያና ማቋቋሚያ ኮሚሽን ከተቋቋመበት ከ1966 ጀምሮ ለሚቀጥሉት አስር ያህል ዓመታት በድርቅና በረሀብ የተጎዱ ሰዎችን ሕይወት ለማዳን፣ መልሶ ለማቋቋምና ለምግብ ዕጥረት ዘላቂ መፍትሔ ለመፍጠር የተደረገውን ጥረት የሚያስረዳ የውይይት ጽሑፍ፡፡
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115. MEDREK Volume 4 No. 2
May 2002
Editor: FSS
* Poverty and Poverty Policy

* FSS Participation in Federal PRSP Consultation


o Appropriate Technology & Food Security
o OXFAM: Rigged World

* Trade System

* HIV/Aids in Africa: Girl Power