ULFO Objectives

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II - Economic Goal:
The economic grand goal of the United Liberation Forces of Oromiyaa is to eliminate the stark poverty and backwardness that resulted from over a century of Abyssinian colonial rule, raise the standard of living of the people of Oromiyaa and bring about prosperity in Oromiyaa. To achieve this goal Oromiyaa shall:

  1. Pursue an economic policy of free and equitable enterprise that includes both public and private sectors.
  2. Insure fair distribution of land to citizens of Oromiyaa, and secure its proper use and development.
  3. Pursue pro-active policies to encourage and influence farmers in the use of modern technology to improve their standard of living by producing more and better quality products.
  4. Launch projects aimed at improving local technology and creativities.
  5. Facilitate all the necessary means in the production of sufficient food for local consumption and export.
  6. Put in place and enact a sound labor policy that will determine the legal rights of both the employees and the employers.
  7. Ensure the proper utilization of natural resources through independent regulatory body.
  8. Protect forests and launch reforestation programs in the areas affected by erosion and other changes in the climate.
  9. The Independent Democratic Republic of Oromiyaa shall wage green revolution programs to advance the ecological wellbeing.
  10. Safeguard the natural habitat of the country through legislation, education, and by creating secure national reservation areas both for wild animals and vegetation.