The Horn of Africa Regional Environment Centre and Network (HoAREC), Ethiopia

Vision

The vision of the Horn of Africa Regional Environment Centre and Network is to contribute to:

  • Sustainable development,
  • Environmental conservation and

  • Prevention of conflict escalation around access to natural resources in the Horn of Africa

Mission

To attain the above stated vision, the Centre and Network have formulated the following mission:

  • To improve environmental governance and management in the Horn of Africa Region, encompassing Ethiopia, Sudan, Djibouti, Kenya, Somalia and Eritrea.

Strategy 

Ultimately, the Centre and Network aim to improve environmental governance and management by focusing on:

  • Promoting and advocating environmental knowledge, awareness and behavioural change
  •   Influencing the adjustment of environmental policies and legislation based on enhanced and enlarged dialogues on environmental issues
  • Building institutional and human capacity in the environmental sphere

  • Stimulating and facilitating selected environmental programmes of CBOs, NGOs, research institutions and academia