Institutional Collaboration Between MU-HU-UMB: NORAD Phase III Project

This Project is an academic partnership between MU-HU-UMB for improving the rural livelihood of Ethiopia

Goal:

Improving the livelihood of communities in the Northern highlands and rift valley regions of Ethiopia through development oriented research and education.

Duration:

2009-2013

Allocated Budget for MU:

23,000,000.00 NOK

Components of the project at MU

  • Supporting development oriented research
  • Dissemination of research findings

  • Capacity building

    • Human resource development
    • Establishment and strengthening the graduate program
    • Facilitating the University reform
  • Special support to Female and disable students

  • Promote University Industry linkage

  • Promoting South-South linkage

    • Establishment of the Institute of Environment, Gender and Development
    • Joint Courses for selected MSc students
    • Establishment of Alumni of Ethiopian educated in Norway
  • Establishment of Environment and Natural Resource law Centre