Yirga Gelaw Woldeyes
Yirga graduated with Bachelor of Laws from Addis Ababa University and was an instructor of law in Ethiopia. He also worked with grassroots associations and international organisations in the country. Yirga completed his Masters and Doctor of Philosophy through the Centre for Human Rights Education, Curtin University, Western Australia.
Yirga is interested in a range of critical theories, methodologies and practices in the field of education, culture, development, and politics. He is also interested in research on contemporary human rights challenges, African issues, and peace and conflict studies.