Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda Partner to Develop Bamboo Sector
Ethiopia has forged a partnership with Kenya and Uganda to develop the bamboo sector in what is called the Triangular Bamboo Development. During a two-day regional workshop in Addis Ababa, national policy makers, government officials, and experts presented policies, strategies and best practices that are currently in place in the three countries.
Bamboo - Untapped Green Gold
Ethiopian Herald, 20 December 2017
Ethiopia has the largest area of bamboo in Africa. However, this green gold is poorly managed and exploited, say experts, investors. Read more »
The massive effort is part of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's Green Legacy Initiative, which aims to plant more than 4 billion trees between May and October, or 40 trees per person. Read more »
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