Lead author of ELD and UN Environment Report

Mesfin Tilahun Gelaye is the lead author of the study on the "Economics of Land Degradation Neutrality in Asia: Empirical Analyses and Policy Implications to the Sustainable Development Goals" that has been published as the Economics of Land Degradation (ELD) and UN Environment Report.

Lead author of ELD and UN Environment Report

Mesfin Tilahun Gelaye, post doc student at the School of Economics and Business (NMBU) and Associate Professor at Mekelle University is the lead author of the study on the "Economics of Land Degradation Neutrality in Asia: Empirical Analyses and Policy Implications to the Sustainable Development Goals" that has been published as the Economics of Land Degradation (ELD) and UN Environment Report.

The preliminary results of the study have been presented at the thirteen session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 13) in September in Ordos, China. Together with panelists from UN Environment, UNU, ELD Initiative, and Environmental Pulse Institute, Mesfin Tilahun Gelaye presented the methods and findings of the study as Masterclass program at the World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty on the 23rd of March.

Published 12. April 2018 - 8:36 - Updated 12. April 2018 - 9:53