DEAD DONKEYS FEAR NO HYENAS: Film Screening & Discussion forum on Land Grab and Human Rights violations in Ethiopia.
DATE AND TIME: Thu, March 8, 2018, 8:00 PM – 10:45 PM EST
LOCATION: Avalon Theater, 5612 Connecticut Avenue NW. Washington, DC 20015
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Around the globe, there is a massive commercial rush for farmland – the new green gold. One of the most profitable new spots for farming is Ethiopia.
Dead Donkeys Fear No Hyenas investigates land grabbing and its impact on people’s lives. Pursuing the truth, we meet investors, development bureaucrats, persecuted journalists, struggling environmentalists and evicted farmers deprived of their land.
Directed by Joakim Demmer. Produced by Margarete Jangård, WG Film.
Post-screening discussion with Anuradah Mittal, founder and executive director of the Oakland Institute Sasha Chavkin,reporter for the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.
Moderated by Dr. Araya Amsalu, president of Ethiopian Advocacy Network (EAN)