Coupling biophysical modeling results and local farmer preferences to optimize land use in Ethiopia

A stakeholder validation meeting with participants from woredas (districts) around the Yayo coffee forest biosphere reserve, international research organizations, and universities. The production-conservation paradox – one of the 21st century’s grand challenges As Ethiopia approaches 105 million people, the growing demand for food is expanding agriculture into marginal, forest, and natural conservation areas. Human-induced activities […]


Agriculture, Ethiopia
Source: CIAT blog