A great many Ethiopians and Ethiopian Nationals who accumulated in New York City from a few conditions of the U.S. have accumulated around the UN settle, and are challenging the UNSC meeting on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).
The protestors encouraged the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to quit interfering in the GERD and regard Ethiopia’s privileges to use its regular assets for advancement. Nonconformists convey notices read “African Problems will be settled by African Solutions”, “Regard Ethiopia’s Sovereignty”, “Fill the Dam”, “Our Successful Election shows how we choose our chiefs”, “African Union isn’t Anyone’s Business”, among others.
A letter that mirrors Ethiopia’s situation on reasonable and sensible utilization of the Nile River will be submitted to delegates of UNSC part nations, facilitators said. The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, in the past known as the Millennium Dam and once in a while alluded to as Hidase Dam, is a gravity dam on the Blue Nile River in Ethiopia under development since 2011. The dam is in the Benishangul-Gumuz Region of Ethiopia, around 45 km east of the boundary with Sudan.