Yohannes is a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Law, Monash University in Australia. Prior to joining Monash Law, he was a lecturer in law at School of Law, Bahir Dar University where he was teaching and researching on media law and human rights.
His PhD project looks at internet freeedom under the African setting. Also his scholarship addresses broader issues in freedom of expression on the Internet, and privacy in Africa. Besides, he is passionate in researching about civil rights, freedom of expression, international human rights law, international humanitarian law, and public international law.
PhD Candidate (Law), Monash University
Lecturer, Bahir Dar University
Lecturer, Samara University
University of Groningen , MA (Hons) in Leadership
University of Groningen , Master of Laws - LLM in International Human Rights Law
Addis Ababa University , Master of Laws - LLM in Public International Law
Wollo University , Bachelor of Laws (LLB)
Assessing the limitations to freedom of expression on the internet in Ethiopia against the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights , African Human Rights Law Journal Volume 20 No.1
The Internet shutdown muzzle(s) freedom of expression in Ethiopia: competing narratives, Journal Information & Communications Technology Law Volume 28, 2019 - Issue 2
Risk Allocation Norms of Civil Construction Contracts in Ethiopia, Mizan Law Review Volume 11 No.2 (2017)