Ethiopia Africa RISING Baseline Evaluation Survey (Ethiopia ARBES)

Sustainable intensification of mixed crop livestock systems is a key pathway towards better food security, improved livelihoods and a healthy environment. As part of the US government’s Feed the Future initiative to address hunger and food security issues in sub-Saharan Africa, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) is supporting three multi-stakeholder agricultural research projects to sustainably intensify key African farming systems. In the Ethiopian Highlands, action sites are in eight kebeles in four woredas of the Amhara, Oromia, SNNPR, and Tigray regions