Terms of Reference (TOR)

Background of the Organization   The Center for the Advancement of Rights and Democracy (CARD) is a board-led, for-not-profit organization registered in Ethiopia under the Civil Societies Law 1113/2019 with registry number 4307. CARD acquired its legal personality on 24 July 2019. ​CARD aspires to see Ethiopia where democratic culture flourished on human rights values and […]

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Call for Researchers

The Center for the Advancement of Rights and Democracy (CARD) is a board-led, for-not-profit organization registered in Ethiopia under the Civil Societies Law 1113/2019 with registry number 4307. CARD acquired its legal personality on 24 July 2019. ​CARD aspires to see Ethiopia where democratic culture flourished on human rights values and has been working with […]

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A Statement of Appreciation of the Permanent Cessation of Hostilities and Call for Commitment to its Implementation

We the undersigned local Civil Society Organizations appreciate that the government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE) and the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) have signed an agreement to the permanent cessation of hostilities and restoration of the constitutional order. We admire the courage and determination the parties demonstrated to reach the peace agreement.  […]

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Call for Internship

Date of Issue: October 18, 2022 Deadline: October 23 Location: Addis Ababa Type of Appointment: Full-time paid internship Duty Station: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Number required: three The Center for the Advancement of Rights and Democracy (CARD) is a board-led, for-not-profit organization registered in Ethiopia under the Civil Societies Law 1113/2019 with registry number 4307. CARD […]

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Why Ethiopia Needs a Robust Data Protection Policy Urgently

The Global Context In 2006, the British mathematician Clive Humby coined what is now the popular phrase “data is the new oil”.  In 2022, five of the top-earning corporations around the world are working in the area of information and communications. Throughout the years, not only corporations working in the area of communications but also […]

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