I do have considerable experience in both consultancy and programme management for the EU and UN supported activities in the Horn of Africa region including Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somaliland, South Sudan and Sudan and Uganda.
The research work focuses on the emerging concept of Green Economy as a development path in general and as a means for climate mitigation and poverty reduction in the context of the Sub-Saharan Africa region through critically investigating the financialisation of nature and carbon finance among the Humbo communities of Ethiopia.
Fre, Z. & Tsegay, B. (2013) Economic contribution of pastoral and agro-pastoral production to food security and livelihoods systems in Africa, Journal of Indigenous Knowledge and Innovation for African Development, Ee-‐JRIF, Vol 5, No 2
Tsegay, B., Livingstone, J. & Fre, Z. (2015) Exploring Prosopis Management & Policy Options in the Greater Horn of Africa: Proceedings of a Regional Conference
Tsegay, B. (2012) Food Security in Africa: Critical Issues for Small Scale Producers, Food We Want- Sustainable, Local, Fair Project Launch Event in the UK, PENHA, FWW and IIED
Environment Research Group, SOAS British Ecological Society (BES) PENHA