AKAWAK, Roba Megressa, Head, Transformation Project Office, The Ethiopian Shipping and Logistics Enterprise, 2572 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Tel: (251) 115 151348 or 911 977 523; Fax: (251) 115 518 197

Email: rakawak [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: A Legal Analysis on Global Endeavours on Transit Transport Cooperation for Landlocked and Transit Developing Countries with Particular Emphasis on Maritime Sector: The Ethiopian Perspective

Drafting Project: A Proclamation to Incorporate the International Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Maritime Navigation 1988 as amended by the 2005 Protocol thereto into the Laws of Ethiopia




DAGNE TESSEMA, Nebiyou, Partner, Trans Africa Law Group, PLLC, 901 S. Highland Street, Suite 336, Arlingtom, VA 22204, USA

Email: ndagne [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Freedom of Transit and right of access to the sea of land-locked states, with special reference to cargo protection: The Ethiopian experience

Drafting Project: Agreement Between The Federal Democratic Republic Of Ethiopia And _____ On Freedom Of Transit And The Establishment Of A Free Zone For Ethiopia At The Port Of _____ In _____ And A Proclamation To Ratify The Agreement




DANIEL, Elias, Legal Adviser, Ministry of Transport and Communications, P.O. Box 1186, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Tel: (251) 1 156 371

Dissertation: The Convention on International Multimodal Transport of Goods: Certain Legal Issues under the Convention

Drafting Project: Pearland Port Authority Bill 



ESSAYES, Haile-Mariam, 10361, Twin Rivers Road, Columbia, Maryland 21044, United States of America

Email: essayas6 [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: The Hamburg Rules – Basis of Liability and Onus of Proof: The Pendulum Swings

Drafting Project: A Regulation to Provide for Recruitment, Medical Standards and Discipline of Seamen in Ethiopia



MIHRETIE, Birhanu Desalegn, Legal Expert, Ministry of Transport & Communications, PO Box 12006, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Email: addisalemzemed [at] yahoo [dot] com or bidmmc [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of the Hague Rules vs. the Rotterdam Rules. An Ethiopian Perspective

Drafting Project: A Proclamation to Implement the International Convention on Civil  Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage, 2001



SHIFERAW, Liyuwork Amare, Legal Expert, Ethiopian Maritime Affairs Authority, P.O. Box 1861, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Email: liyubelle [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Challenges in the Implementation of the Djibouti Code of Conduct Concerning the Repression of Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in the Western Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Aden

Drafting Project: A Proclamation to Incorporate the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 into the Laws of Ethiopia



SHIFERAW, Yared, Senior Lawyer, Ethiopian Shipping Line, P.O. Box 2752, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Tel: (251) 1 518 280; Fax: (251) 1 519 525

Email: esl [at] telecom [dot] net [dot] et

Dissertation: The Rights and Interests of Land-Locked States under the Law of the Sea: An Ethiopian Perspective

Drafting Project: Regulations to Restrict Stowaways on Ethiopian Vessels



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