Ethiopia’s Growth Enabling to Implement Climate Resilient, Green Development Strategy: Professor Sterner
Addis Ababa April 25/2017 The rapid economic growth in Ethiopia can create good opportunity and enabling situation in implementing its climate resilient and green development strategy, according to Professor Thomas Sterner of University of Gothenburg and Former Chief Economist of Environment Defense Fund (EDF). Professor Thomas Sterner made the remark in his keynote address to
Addis Ababa April 21/2017 The Light Rail Transit (LRT) of Addis Ababa has brought honor to City of Addis Ababa as it introduces carbon neutral transportation system. Addis Ababa has received the C40 Cities Award, in the category of transportation, because of the light rail transit, with the projected cumulative emission reduction potential of 1.8
Minister, Environment, Forest and Climate Change. Dr. Gemedo Dalle holds a PhD in Range land Ecology (Agricultural Sciences) from Georg-August University of Goettingen, Germany, MSc in Botanical Sciences (Biology) and BSc in Biology both from Addis Ababa University. As of November 2016, Dr. Gemedo Dalle has been appointed as Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate
State Minister, Forest Sector.
Addis Ababa February 25/2017 Sweden is committed to supporting the development of Ethiopia’s forestry resource which contributes to the livelihood of communities and to mitigate climate change. Ethiopia has been working to increase its forest coverage to 30 percent in the coming 15 years. Forest resources are significant for the nation’s economy, environment, biodiversity and