ETHIOPIA SHOWS DEVELOPING WORLD HOW TO MAKE A GREEN ECONOMY PROSPER

SLM-ETH-C-GIZ-6-629x419Ethiopia Shows Developing World How to Make a Green Economy Prosper.

Ethiopia has experienced its fair share of environmental damage and degradation but nowadays it is increasingly setting an example on how to combat climate change while also achieving economic growth.

“It is very well known by the international community that Ethiopia is one of the front-runners of international climate policy, if not the leading African country,” Fritz Jung, the representative of bilateral development cooperation at the Addis Ababa German Embassy, tells IPS.

This Horn of Africa nation has learned more than most that one of the most critical challenges facing developing countries is achieving economic prosperity that is sustainable and counters climate change.

For the full article: IPS News

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