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


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



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