Development of the International Centre for Ecology in Ethiopia
Dr Nigel Dunnett
University of Sheffield
Host Country Institutions:
EC Sustainable Agricultural and Environmental Rehabilitation Programme, University College for Dryland Agriculture
To provide a focus for conservation and enhancement of biodiversity in Tigray and provide a focus for the sustainable use of natural resources including indigenous crop species.
Site based outputs - proposals for the creation and restoration of demonstration forest ecosystems; long term management plan; education and interpretative strategy; identification of key species. Regional outputs - identification of existing biodiversity capital; rehabilitation strategy; outreach programme; International Cente for Ecology creation.
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