Agriculture and Environment

Mr. Daher Elmi Houssein
Director Agriculture and Environment Division

Agriculture and Environment Division

The Agriculture and Environment Division (AED) was started in 1986 and has remained central to IGAD’s mandate, vision, and mission. The division is in charge of IGAD’s work on agriculture, environment protection, natural resource management, blue economy, and land governance. It leads the efforts of the Authority in building resilience and sustainable development.

The mandate of the division focused on the following intervention areas: agriculture and food security, natural resources management and renewable energy, environment protection, land governance, and blue economy.

Areas of Intervention

Natural Resources Management
Agriculture and Food Security
Sustainable Environment Protection

Latest News and Updates

Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy
April 1, 2024

IGAD Strengthening National Blue Economy platforms for Land-Linked Member States

March 29, 2024 (Juba, Juba): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), with financial support from the Swedish International Development Cooperation…
Agriculture and EnvironmentNatural Resources & Renewable EnergyTransboundary Water Management
March 22, 2024

Advancing Water Security in the IGAD Region.

Introduction The IGAD region, facing the critical issues of water scarcity and climate change, is advancing water security through the…
Agriculture and EnvironmentIGAD Blue Economy
March 17, 2024

IGAD Strengthens Member States National Blue Economy (BE) Coordination Platforms

March 12, 2024 (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) through its Blue Economy Programme, with financial support…

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