Dr. Teferi Mekonnen

Dr. Teferi Mekonnen

Associate professor

Journal Article

  • “Book review on “Le AbbayWihaMugit” by HailuWolde Giyorgis, Addis

Ababa University Press, 2001 E.C. (in English), Journal of Ethiopian Studies, Vol. XLIV, 2011.

  • “Ethiopia’s involvement in South Sudan’s struggle for independence, conflict and peace,”Africa Insight, Vol. 44 (4), 2015.
  • “A decade of high confrontation over the Nile Waters issue: The 1950s remarkable strategic shift from Basin-wide development to unilateral and bilateral actions,” Archiv Orientalni: Quarterly Journal of African and Asian Studies, 84(1) 2016.
  • “Legal Impediments to proper cultural Heritage Management in Ethiopia” (accepted for publication by the journal of Cultural and Religious Studies)
  • “Decolonizing the Nile River: Colonial agreements as impediments to sustainable basin-wide cooperation,” (submitted and under review)
  • “The Nile Issue and the Somali-Ethiopian Wars,” (submitted and under review)
  • “African Historiography: From the Colonial School to Conflicting Approaches,” (submitted and under review)
  • “The Nile and Eritrea: The Nexus between Two Major Conflict Issues of Northeast Africa, 1941-1991,” (submitted and under review)
  • “USA’s Geopolitical Interest and Involvement in the Hydropolitics of the Nile River,1927 to 1960s” (submitted and under review)
  • “Ethiopia’s Quest for a Genuine Basin Wide Cooperation to the Signing of the CFA, 1960s to 2010”. (submitted and under review)
  1. Proceedings
  • “The Gumuz of Matakal and their Agaw Neighbors: A History of Ethnic Interaction, 1898 to 1974” Proceeding of IES 2nd Annual Workshop, AAU: Institute of Ethiopian Studies, 2014.
  • “Myths, History and the Blue Nile River to 1902”, The Nile Waters and Ethiopia: Mainstreaming the Nile Issue into the Media, Academia and Research Institutions, Workshop Proceedings, The Ethiopian Nile Basin Discourse Forum, 2008.
  1. Thesis
  • “The Eastern Nile Waters Issue: A History of Confrontation, Mistrust and Attempts at Cooperation, 1950s to 2002” (PhD Thesis: Addis Ababa University, Department of History, 2013)
  • “The Blue Nile Issue: A History of Hydropolitics, 1884-1974” (MA Thesis: Addis Ababa University, Department of History, 2004)
  • “A History of Dangila, C. 1900-1974” (BA Thesis: Addis Ababa University, Department of History, 1999)
  1. Book
  • The Blue Nile Issue: A History of Hydropolitics, 1884-1974, VDM Verlag, 2011.
  1. Presented papers
  • “A History of the Lake Tana Issue, C.1900-1935” (Presented to a workshop organized by Bahir Dar University)
  • “The Nile Issue and the Battle of Adwa” (presented to a workshop organized for the 114th commemoration of the victory of Adwa, in 2010)
  • “Geopolitical factors as major cause of the Battle of Adwa” (presented to a workshop organized for the 115th commemoration of the victory of Adwa, in 2011)
  • “Milestones in the History of the Nile” (Presented to a workshop organized by Addis Ababa University in May 2011)
  • “Decolonizing the Nile River: Colonial agreements as impediments to sustainable basin-wide cooperation” (Presented to the Third Spring Law Conference in September 2015)
  • “African Historiography: From the Colonial School to Conflicting Approaches” (Presented to the International Educational Conference Washington DC in April 2016)
  • “Ethiopia’s peace-building engagements in South Sudan” (Presented to the international conference with the theme: “African Mediation: Towards the Liberation and Decolonization of Mediation in African Conflicts” in May 2018)