Timnit Abraha

About Timnit Abraha

I am a graduate of the University of British Columbia with a degree in International Relations and a minor in Economics. In the course of my studies I have focused on Economic Development and have done work placements domestically and internationally in the non-profit and public sectors. I am currently working abroad in the commercial sector to further diversify my experiences and intend to begin a Master of Global Affairs next year. I have a passion for travelling and love seeing as much of the world as I can!

Ugandan Army Pulls Troops in Fight Against LRA

Late last week, Uganda announced plans to pull back approximately 2,500 troops from the Central African Republic who are searching for high-ranking members of the Lord’s Resistance Army. The LRA is an organization that bases its belief system on the pillars of Christianity. It gained international notoriety through the Kony 2012 […]

UN Security Council Resolution To Deploy Police Force To Burundi

  UN Security Council Resolution 2279 was passed on April 1, 2016, with the intention of battling the tense situation in Burundi. It moves forward in deploying a UN police force, which will be accepted by Burundi’s government, as its aim is to help maintain their security. This resolution intends […]