Directorates

1 Climate Change Planning and Mainstreaming
2 Development Institution Environmental Compliance Monitoring and Regulating
3 Environment Ecosystem Service Valuation
4 Environmental and Social Impact Assessment
5 Environmental Information Management
6 Environmental Licensing
7 Environmental Pollution
8 Finance & Procurement
9 Forest Ecosystem Service Valuation and Carbon Measurement
10 Forest Fire Protection and Preparedness
11 Forest Inventory
12 Forest Management Plan Preparation
13 Forest Product Utilization and Compliance
14 Human Resource Management and Development
15 Information Technology
16 Internal Audit
17 Legal Affairs
18 Material Preparation and Publication
19 Natural Forest Protection and Conservation
20 Planning & Budgeting
21 Policy, Laws and Standards
22 Public Awareness Creation and Development
23 Public Relation
24 Reform and Good Governance
25 Rehabilitation and Restoration of Degraded Lands and Forest Development
26 Technology Development Transfer & Evaluation
27 Urban Solid waste
28 Women Youth

Environment and Climate Change Sector

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About the Directorate

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Directorate Name

Climate Change Planning and Mainstreaming

  • Preparation of climate change adaptation and mitigation strategies, manual, guidelines
  • Mainstreaming CRGE in federal CRGE implementing ministries and regions
  • Capacity building
  • Assist sectors & regions on CRGE mainstreaming and planning
Director Name

Abiy H/gebriel Zergan

Contact Address

Email: abiyestifo@gmail.com

Phone: 0927714906

P.O.Box:

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Directorate Name

Environmental Information Management

  • Establishing Environmental Information System in the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MEFCC),
  • Managing Environmental Information using Geospatial database,
  • Exchanging Environmental Information,
  • Leading and coordination Periodic Assessment of State of the Environment (SOE) using Integrated Environmental Assessment and Reporting Approach at National, Regional, City Administration and Ecosystem level,
  • Distributing SOE Report,
  • All Beneficiaries of the Environmental Information
Director Name

Shimeles Tadesse Zelelew

Contact Address

Email: shimtad2001@gmail.com

Phone: :+251911762484

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax:

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M.A. in Natural Resources Management,

B.A. in Geography and Environmental Studies,

College Diploma in Plant Sciences

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Directorate Name

Environmental and Social Impact Assessment

  • Prepare short term, midterm and long term plans of the directorate.
  • Review and approval process of ESIA reports.
  • Preparation of strategic Environmental Assessment Guideline (SEA), and the revision of EIA review guidelines in collaboration with development partners and regional environmental protection offices.
  • Conduct Workshops related to the effective implementation of Environmental and Social Impact Assessment /ESIA/ in Ethiopia.
  • Identify capacity gaps in relation to effective implementation of ESIA in the country.
  • Prepare training manuals based on the identified gaps and provide training to experts selected from federal line ministries, from regional, zonal and wereda level experts environmental protection offices.
  • Conduct Monitoring and auditing to ensure the effective  implementation of ESIA in regions
Director Name

Roman Kassahun Aberra

Contact Address

Email: romankassahun@yahoo.com

Phone: :+251911794117

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax: +251-11-5580578/24

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MSc. Degree in Environmental Science and 32 years Work Experience

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Directorate Name

Environmental Licensing

  • Issuing competency certificate for Environmental Impact Assessment Consultants
  • Issuing Non Genetically Modified organisms (NonGMOs) certificate
  • Issuing advanced informed agreement for any genetic modified release to environment
  • Issuing host country approval for clean development mechanism
  • Issuing notification letter for trans-boundary movement of hazardous waste based on Basel and Bamako conventions
  • Issuing prior informed consent for importation of industrial chemical based on Rotterdam convention
  • Monitoring and evaluating on the licensed issues
Director Name

TBA

Contact Address

Email:

Phone:

P.O.Box: 12760

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Directorate Name

Resource Mobilization

  • Coordinating SCR and sectors
  • Mobilization of resources for CRGE project implementation
  • M & E of project
  • Preparing fundable program/projects
  • Supporting sectors in project preparation
  • Evaluating and validating project
Director Name

Getnet Amare Sahalu

Contact Address

Email: getnetamare@gmail.com

Phone: 0916826008

P.O.Box:

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NRM and development

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Directorate Name

Climate Change Negotiation Coordination

  • Select, coordinate and ensure participation of national negotiating group in climate and/or environmental negotiation platforms
  • Facilitate preparation of appropriate climate related documents to be presented in conferences
Director Name

Mensur Dessie Nuri

Contact Address

Email: mensurdes2012@gmail.com

Phone: 0928974938

P.O.Box: 12760

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Technology Development, Transfer and Technical Support

  • Prepare National Technology Needs Assessment (TNsA), strategic action plan, barrier analysis and develop project ideas.
  • Look for environment friendly green technology
  • Piloting and
  • Scale up
  • Providing capacity building (training, awareness creation and experience sharing)on green technologies
Director Name

Yamelakesira Tamene Bekele

Contact Address

Email: yamelakesira5@yahoo.com

Phone: 0921320915

P.O.Box: 12760

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Master in Business, Belgium

Human Ecology, MSC

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Directorate Name

Biosafety Affaires

  • To co-ordinate monitor and assess activities relating to the development, safe transfer, handling use of genetics modified organisms with a view to ensuring and assurance safety of human and animal health, biological diversity and in general the environment
  • To consider and determine application from approval for the development, transfer, handling and use of genetic modified organism and related.
  • To give a “special permit” for application of contained use of GMO
  • To give permit for application of “advanced informed agreement” for any transaction destined for release of genetic modified organism.
  • To establish national Biosafety clearing houses to serve as a means through which information is made available to access the public
  • Promote awareness and education among general public matters relating Biosafety
  • Advise the government on legislative and other measures relation to safe development transfer, handling and use of genetic modified organism.
  • Inspect and monitor and order the taking of any corrective measure on the transaction of genetic modified organism according to the Biosafety law.
  • Establish risk management system to protect human and animal health biological diversity and environment by preventing or minimizing the adverse effects of genetically modified organisms
Director Name

Getenet Worku, Acting Director

Contact Address

Email: getmewo@gmail.com

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Development Institution Environmental Compliance Monitoring and Regulating

  • Prepare manual to implement environmental laws
  • Monitoring and regulating mega projects, agricultural investments like flower, culture, industries and service provision institutions to ensure compliance with environmental standards
  • Give advice and support to regions
  • Give response for a grievances
Director Name

Abate Getenet Demisash

Contact Address

Email: abex.get@yahoo.com

Phone: 0933625098

P.O.Box:

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Environmental science (MSC), 10 year, Plant science (BSC)

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Directorate Name

Environmental Pollution Monitoring

 

Director Name

Mulubirhan Tariku

Contact Address

Email:

Phone: 0111704108

P.O.Box:

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Forest Sector

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Directorate Name

Forest Product Utilization and Marketing

  • About forest product marketing
  • About Forest ecosystem service marketing
  • About forest carbon marketing
Director Name

Mesafint Tilahun Gebreyes

Contact Address

Email: messafintt@yahoo.com

Phone: 0111704018

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax:

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Diploma in general Agriculture

BSC in natural Resource Management

16 years experience

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Forest Fire Protection and Preparation

  • Organize and load all activities undertaken in the directorate
  • Identify problems on forest pest and  disease and government solution the problems
  • Identify forest fire cases, effects and give solution
  • Give inputs for policy makers
Director Name

Abraham Gizaw Desta

Contact Address

Email: destaabr@yahoo.com

Phone: 0911829369

P.O.Box: 12760

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Rural Dev’t (BA)

Forestry (Diploma)

A wide experience especially on agriculture and Environmental protection

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Directorate Name

Forest Ecosystem Service Valuation and Carbon Measurement

  • Potential ecosystem services identification
  • Establishing a system to enter in payment for ecosystem
  • Preparing of forest  emission and removal baseline
  • Measuring and reporting carbon sock
Director Name

Buclha Abaya Jiru

Contact Address

Email: bulchaabayajiru@gmail.com

Phone:

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax:

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BSC natural resource management 27 year

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Forest Development and Management

  • Prepare physical and financial plan
  • Implement as per planned
  • Prepare manuals, 
  • Provide training
  • Follow up  and  provide technical aid
  • Prepare reports
Director Name

Abrehet Gebrehiwot

Contact Address

Email: gebrehiwotabrehet6@gmail.com

Phone: 251-913-32-22-98

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax: 011-1-70-41-58

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Msc in Natural Forest Management

Bsc  in Forest Science

Diploma in General Agriculture

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Directorate Name

Forest Inventory

  • Forest Resources Inventory
  • Mapping of Forest Resources
  • Monitoring of Forest Resources
  • Data Entry, Cleansing & Analysis
Director Name

Hiru

Contact Address

Email:

Phone:

P.O.Box: 12760

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Directorate Name

Rehabilitation and Restoration of Degraded Lands

  • The major activities of Rehabilitation and Restoration of degraded lands, among others, include
  • Rehabilitating degraded lands found in the Great Electricity generating dams.
  • Combating Desertification, Land Degradation, and Drought  along the route of  the Pan African Great Green Wall
Director Name

Abebe Seifu Weldetsadik

Contact Address

Email: seifuabebe99@gmail.com

Phone: 0111704190/0925629045

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax: 0111704158

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Forestry

Diploma in General Forestry

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Directorate Name

Forest Product Utilization and Compliance

  • Certificate of competence
  • Professional certificate compliance
  • Law enforcement support
  • Conditional training and workshop
  • Delivery of law ……..
  • Delivery of report  format
Director Name

W/Giyorgies Mekonnen

Contact Address

Email: eredettmy@gmail.com

Phone: 0935319802

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax:

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BSC, More than 20 year experience

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Directorate Name

Forest Management Plan

 

Director Name

Kefyalew semege

Contact Address

Email: abiyestifo@gmail.com

Phone: 0927714906

P.O.Box:

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Directorate Name

Ecosystem service valuation

  • Identify ecosystem services and functions.
  • Prepare implementation manual, guideline, about ecosystem services.
  • Provide capacity building, training on ecosystem service concept.
  • Evaluation of ecosystem services.
  • Provide information about ecosystem services for users and stake holders.
Director Name

Woinhareg Tekelu

Contact Address

Email:

Phone: 251111704074

P.O.Box:

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Core and Support

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Directorate Name

Policy law and standards study and development

  • conduct environmental policy, law and standards study and analysis
  • develop environmental policy, law and standards
  • provide graining on Environmental policy, law and stds
Director Name

Abiy H/gebriel Zergan

Contact Address

Email: abiyestifo@gmail.com

Phone: 0927714906

P.O.Box:

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Directorate Name

Legal Affairs

  • Consulting the ministry in any legal issue
  • Taking legal action in court or other administrative organ
  • Provide recommendation on the MoU & international environmental agreements contracts
Director Name

Abiy H/gebriel Zergan

Contact Address

Email: abiyestifo@gmail.com

Phone: 0927714906

P.O.Box:

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Directorate Name

Public Awareness Creation and Development

  • Creating awareness regarding environmental laws impacts of climate change and the strategy to cobet the problem, forest development protection and conservation to different stakeholders and public at large
  • Raising awareness and participation of the community
Director Name

Teshome Abune Holate

Contact Address

Email: tesheabu@gmail.com

Phone: 0911061189

P.O.Box: 12760

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M.A in Leadership, 20 year experience in expert and leadership position

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Directorate Name

Material Preparation and Publication

  • Preparing public awareness creation materials
  • Publishing awareness creation materials
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Directorate Name

Information Technology

The directorate is expected to create platform to increase efficiency of MEFCC’s workforces and transform the workplace by enabling end user capabilities through access to data & services anywhere, anytime.

Director Name

Henok Ahmed

Contact Address

Email: henawa2000@gmail.com

Phone: 0910221707

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax:

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MSc in Information Technology

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Directorate Name

Finance and Procurement

 

Director Name

Getu Esayas Atango

Contact Address

Email: getuesayas2000@yahoo.com

Phone: 0916826008

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax:

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BA in accounting 30 years

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Directorate Name

Reform and Good Governances

  • Building the capacity of workers and leaders
  • Enhancing and facilitate service delivered by MEFCC
  • Measure …. Satisfaction
  • Develop rewarding system
  • Supervising and supporting
Director Name

Yeshitila Shimelis Bezabih

Contact Address

Email: bezabihshimelis@gmail.com

Phone: 0913041762

P.O.Box: 12760

Fax:

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Educational planning and management, 18 years

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Directorate Name

Internal Audit

  • Provide and independent and objective opinion to the higher officials on risk management, control and governance, which involves 
  • Verification of financial data to express opinion on their validity and reliability
  • Verifying adherence to policies, plans, procedures, laws and regulation s
  • Looking evaluation of operations to identify areas in which economy, efficiency and effectiveness may be improved or to evaluate compliance with and the adequacy of operational policies, plans and procedures.
  • Provides and independent and objective consultancy service specifically to help management improve the risk management, control and governance
  • Measuring and evaluating the effectiveness of internal control
Director Name

Rahel G/selassie

Contact Address

Email: 01rahel@gmail.com

Phone: 0911635929

P.O.Box: 12760

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BA degree in Accounting

16 years AS internal Audit & Senior Auditor, 15 years as finance & Budget Head & Senior Accountant

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Public Relation

  • Built good names of MEFCC
  • Outreach information
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Directorate Name

Ethics Liaison

 

Director Name

Muluneh G/Mariam

Contact Address

Email: eldmefcc@gmail.com

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Directorate Name

Human Resource Management and Development

 

Director Name

Meseret Tesfaye (Acting)

Contact Address

Email: esid@ethionet.et

Phone: 011704235

P.O.Box: 12760

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