Addis Ababa August 2/2020(ENA) Hundreds of residents of Addis Ababa planted greater than two million tree seedlings on Sunday.
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed counseled metropolis residents for his or her encouraging efforts in response to attain the Inexperienced Legacy Initiative.
“As we are in the mid of planting season, I thank you for what you did to meet the demands of the next generation by planting trees,” he stated.
The marketing campaign goals to reverse the results of deforestation and local weather change throughout the nation.
Along with the town residents, a number of authorities officers together with Deputy Mayor of Provides Ababa Takle Uma and the enterprise group additionally joined the planting marketing campaign.
The immense effort is a part of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s Inexperienced Legacy Initiative, which goals to plant greater than 5 billion bushes this wet season.
Over four billion tree seedlings have to this point been planted underneath this yr’s 5 billion tree planting Inexperienced Legacy marketing campaign.