Partners and Funders

We have been able to undertake this project because of the support from our partners and funders. Partners include:


  • EWNRA (Ethio-Wetlands and Natural Resources Association), founded in 2000, this is the first Ethiopian NGO to focus on forest and wetland issues. It has worked with several donors and has run projects in three of the country’s regions.
  • Sustainable Livelihood Action, a European Economic Interest Grouping, which focuses on capacity building of local NGOs in developing countries. Its’ staff have over 30 years experience in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
  • SNNPRS Agricultural Offices Southern Nations, Nationalities and People’s Regional State. Government institutions at the local level in charge of agricultural activities are associate partners in the project.

The project received its core funding from the University of Huddersfield

This was supplemented by: