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Meaza Ashenafi: First Woman Chief Justice (Ethiopia)

Hon Meaza Ashenafi made history by being Ethiopia’s first-ever female chief justice. She is also a women’s rights advocate in Ethiopia and has coordinated many activities that have helped women. She...

Ethiopia

Ethiopia

Explore the vibrant culture and enduring spirit of Ethiopia. This category celebrates the achievements of Ethiopian women who are shaping the future of their nation. Learn about the remarkable story of Empress Zewditu, the first reigning empress of Ethiopia. Discover the work of Lucy Mayson, a British archaeologist who unearthed the remains of “Lucy,” a hominid fossil that revolutionized our understanding of human evolution. Explore the contributions of contemporary figures like Kalkidan Gezahegne, a long-distance runner who shattered records and inspired a generation of athletes.