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Doctoral Candidate Interviewed for Deutsche Welle

Azeb Worku on Large-Scale Farming in Ethiopia


Azeb Worku researches the effects of agriculture on society and environment in Ethiopia. As a specialist in this area, she was recently interviewed by the Deutsche Welle (DW) on the topic of socio-economic and environmental impacts of large-scale farm practices in Ethiopia, particularly the Gambella region. In the interview, Azeb addresses three key questions:

- How would you evaluate large-scale farming in Ethiopia’s Gambella region?
- What are the achievements and shortcomings of these practices?
- What are the prospects and challenges of large-scale farming in Ethiopia?

You can listen to Azeb’s interview in Amharic on the DW website here. The Deutsche Welle is Germany’s leading international broadcaster, sharing global news in 30 different languages.