The Green Innovation Centre Regional Conference 2021 has been held. GIZ provides support mainly in three priority areas; sustainable economic development and vocational education, food security and agriculture, as well as conservation and sustainable use of natural resources.
Green Innovation Centre (GIC) is one of the projects of GIZ that has been conducting many activities to support Ethiopian Agriculture in many aspects. Consequently, Green Innovation centres’ Regional Conference 2021 has been conducted both virtually and physically here in Addis (Hilton Hotel) with the theme: “Providing Resilience and Suitability in the Face of COVID-19.”
The annual Green Innovation centre Regional Conference promotes exchange between different innovation centres and provides a forum for interdisciplinary and cross organizational dialogues. This year, the agenda focuses on resilience and sustainability measures that are applied and planned in the different countries to support smallholder farmers to be better prepared for potential external shocks. Moreover, the measures assist in adequately adapting to economic, ecological, and health threats.