Introduction and Instructions

Dear Participant,
Thank you for volunteering to participate in this exploratory study which aims to understand how and why Ethiopians and people of Ethiopian origin view or perceive of the national dialogue in Ethiopia. Implications for policy making and practice could also be identified based on the analysis. 
This is my own project and has no contact or affiliation to the National Dialogue Commission nor to the Ethiopian government. I kindly ask you to answer all the items of this survey based on your knowledge of and opinion about current change dynamics taking place in Ethiopia. There is no right or wrong answer to each question; you rely on your judgement to answer it.  
 
Instructions
1. Please start the survey by offering some personal information, as indicated below.
2. Please provide an answer to each statement. 
3. A 5-point Likert scale is used for rating answers where 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 respectively refer to Strongly agree, Agree, Neither agree nor disagree, Disagree, and Strongly disagree.
4. Please choose only one answer option for each statement
5. This study strictly observes privacy and confidentiality
6. For further information please contact Teklu Abate at teklu.abate@gmail.com  

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* 1. Personal Information

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* 2. 1.     The National Dialogue Commission is highly needed to resolve Ethiopia’s challenges.

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* 3. The Ethiopian National Dialogue Commission was established in a transparent way.

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* 4. 1.     The National Dialogue Commission is an affiliate of the Prosperity Party.

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* 5. 1.     The National Dialogue Commissioners are competent to spearhead the dialogue.  

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* 6. 1.     The national dialogue must engage the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF).

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* 7. 1.     The national dialogue must engage the Oromo Liberation Army-Shene.  

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* 8. 1.     Religious/civic organizations must be officially represented in the national dialogue.

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* 9. 1.     The Ethiopian diaspora must be officially represented in the national dialogue.

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* 10. 1.     Regardless of circumstances, I will engage in the national dialogue.

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* 11. 1.     The national dialogue will not resolve Ethiopia’s problems and challenges.

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