People are at the heart of all our work. They are the people in the reforestation areas who work hard to ensure the success of our projects, but also the people and organizations who make the project possible in the first place with their donations.
To ensure that the project of the Green Ethiopia Foundation, especially the reforestation projects, are successful in the long term, it is necessary to achieve the targeted objectives. However, it is at least equally important that the necessary natural, social and organizational basis for subsequent projects are established at the same time, for instance water projects in groups or the involvement of schools. In order to achieve both results and necessary basis, we rely on a large participation of beneficiaries, experts from agricultural offices and other offices, and local opinion leaders such as schools, health centers or churches. Swiss and European donors must also attach the same importance to the social and natural aspects of reforestation.
Provided that the projects provide support to the partners, we also demand a substantial contribution from all of them: