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Reshaping the terrain: Landscape restoration in Ethiopia

Reshaping the terrain: Landscape restoration in Ethiopia

Although the need to restore landscapes was emphasized as early as the 1980s, the subject got significant global attention following the Bonn Challenge in 2011 and the New York Climate Summit in 2014. The global community proposed to rehabilitate 350 million hectares by 2030. Ethiopia made the largest pledge – to restore 22 million hectares.

Authors: Kassa, H.

Topic: landscape, ecological restoration, forest rehabilitation

Geographic: Ethiopia

Pages: 4p

Publisher: Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Bogor, Indonesia

Publication Year: 2018

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