Category Archives: Ethiopia

Seeds of Change

Time has just published my story on using insurance as a hedge against climate change. The Tigray region in the Rockstrewn highlands of northern Ethiopia isn’t the type of place where you’d expect to find an innovative financial product. Its … Continue reading

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Sacred Africa

This article on the Ethiopian rock-cut churches in Lalibela ran in Budget Travel. It’s archived below. November 2007 Sacred Africa Nearly eight centuries ago, 11 churches were carved into the Ethiopian earth. You don’t have to be a believer to … Continue reading

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Starbucks vs. Ethiopia

This article on a trademark battle between Starbucks and the government of Ethiopia appeared in Fortune Magazine and is archived below. February 26, 2007 Starbucks vs. Ethiopia The country that gave the world the coffee bean and the company that … Continue reading

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