Ethiopia's Tigray Bags Gold Award for Greening Its Drylands
Tigray's drylands, home to more than 4.3 million people, are being restored on a massive scale, resulting in groundwater levels rising, a reduction in soil erosion, and people's ability to grow food and gain an income has improved, says the World Future Council.
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 22 August 2017
A major project to restore land in Ethiopia's Tigray Region to boost millions of people's ability to grow food won gold on Tuesday in a U.N.-backed award for the world's best… Read more »
World Agroforestry Centre, 7 July 2017
Ethiopia is suffering from severe drought. But there is water in Gergera. Twenty years of restoring its hills and valley has brought life back to this area in the state of Tigray.… Read more »
A misty morning near Endaselassie in western Tigray.