Launching VLIR-IUC programme in Ethiopia

(10-01-2017)

From January 16 to 20, the VLIR-IUC programme 'Wisdom at the source of the Blue Nile: BDU Spearheads Climate Resilient Green Economy Research in Northwest Ethiopia' will be launched. Therefore, a large Ghent University delegation is travelling to Ethiopia in order to make the first programme phase (5 years) a success. Coordination is done by Prof. dr. Jan Nyssen from the Department of Geography, and from the same department Prof. dr. Ben Derudder, Dr. Amaury Frankl and Dr. Coen Stal are also participating.