Warwick University hosted their first ever graduation ceremony in Ethiopia on April 16th 2011 at Mekelle University to confer 16 LLM Degrees in Law in Development and celebrate the hard work, dedication and success of the graduating students.
Degrees were conferred by Professor Roger Burridge and Professor Abdul Paliwala acted as Master of Ceremonies. Chief guests included Minister Dr. Menbere Tsehay Tadesse, Director of The Justice and Legal Research Institute, who delivered the keynote address and the State Minister for Justice Ahmed Abagisa.
Kahsay Debesu Gebray, Desta Gebremichael Gidey, Firehiwot Wujira Fujiya graduated with distinction LLM in Law in Development.
Kahsay Debesu Gebray and Firehiwot Wujira Fujiya also received prizes from Warwick University for outstanding achievement.