Addis Ababa August 12/2017 Over 400 papers that will transcend the legacies of the late Ethiopian Prime Minister Melese Zenawi to the new generation are collected and being published.
Accordingly, five books that consist some of the papers are already published and will be inaugurated at various events organized in connection to his 5th year memorial started from Saturday, said Azeb Mesfin President of Meles Foundation.
The books consist papers written by the late PM in the areas of rural development; industrialization; foreign affairs and security; capacity building; and democracy are already published
Though little work has done in collecting the papers he has written and transcending his legacy, Azeb said that a number of papers have so far been collected.
In addition to the publications, this year's memorial of the late Meles will also be observed through planting of trees, sports and art performances as well as panel discussions, she added.
Research papers on development and developmental thought, federalism, women and youth empowerment, green development, democratization, and diversity will be presented on the panel discussions.
Meles Zenawi, who ruled Ethiopia for 21 years, has died in 2012 while undergoing treatment abroad.
Under his leadership, Ethiopia has registered a remarkable progress in social, political and economic arenas.