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Written by CyberEthiopia   
Wednesday, 12 May 2004

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Please use the " Forgot passord" link below the login form.

What is Warka ?

Warka is a web-based discussion forum made by Ethiopians for Ethiopians and friends of Ethiopia.

What is the objective of Warka ?

Warka's objective is to foster dialogue, collaboration and knowledge sharing among Ethiopians (both in and outside the country) by offering appropriate e-forums in local Ethiopian languages in a free, open and democratic spirit.

Is Warka a moderated forum ?

Warka Forums are open to all, free, and not moderated (i.e. uncensored). Not moderated as anyone who registers with a valid email address can post a message on any forum.

As a non-partisan and independent forum, Warka administrator will not censor anything on the basis of one's cultural identity(including ethnicity, religion or language), gender, or political views.

However, Warka Administrators reserve the right to remove objectionable post with or without warning at any time.

Registered Warka users have the right to report message that they find offensive, generally objectionable or violate our rules and regulation.We highly encourage all Warka users to use the "reporting feature".

Warka administrators monitor carefully the reports and take necessary actions (Edit/delete message, deny access)

Who administers Warka ?

Warka is administered by individuals selected by CyberEthiopia's Board of Directors.

Why is my thread or message removed or locked ?

Warka administrators have most likely received repeated reports that this is an offensive message and/or have themselves, at their own discretion, determined it either violates Warka's rules and regulations or is inappropriate to the forum.

Why am I banned from Warka?

Warka administrators have most likely received repeated reports that you have posted offensive message and/or have themselves, at their own discretion, determined that there was a major violation of Warka's rules and regulations by your post. Banning can occur with or without prior warning.

How can I send a message to the Warka administrators ?

The best is to write to This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it Be clear and concise. If you have difficulties in writing in English, please use the Postabet from the right menu of our homepage.

We do not reply to all messages, but we do read them.



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