The Aba Gerima watershed covers the upper portion of Lake Tana sub-basin in north-western Ethiopia. Agriculture is its mainstay, with cereal cultivation occupying about 60% of 984 hectares. But the ecology of the landscape is threatened by the conversion of natural vegetated land to cropland, and continuing land degradation has been affecting the livelihoods of farmers.
Mandapati, J. 2021. Community participation: greening the Aba Gerima watershed in Ethiopia. Blog Post. Colombo, Sri Lanka: CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE).
- Mandapati, J.