African Journal of
Political Science and International Relations

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Pol. Sci. Int. Relat.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0832
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPSIR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 382

Full Length Research Paper

The protection of minority rights under regional constitutions in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia: The case of Tigray

Yohannes Mamo
Department of Political Science and Strategic Studies, College of Law and Governance, Mekelle University, Ethiopia.
Email: [email protected]

  •  Received: 20 September 2015
  •  Accepted: 23 December 2015
  •  Published: 30 September 2017

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