National Drought Mitigation Center

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NASA IDS: Seasonal Prediction of Hydro-Climatic Extremes for the Greater Horn of Africa (GHA)

October 24-25, 2017
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

NASA, the National Drought Mitigation Center, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (USA), the National Meteorological Agency (NMA) of Ethiopia, the Ethiopian Meteorological Society (EtMS), and Addis Ababa University (AAU), Ethiopia organized a workshop October 24-25, 2017, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia that brought together a variety of decision makers and/or their advisers, representing local, regional, and international organizations in the Great Horn of Africa.

Contact Information

For more information about the project, please contact Dr. Tsegaye Tadesse,, 402-472-3383

For more information about the outreach materials related to this project, please contact Ms. Nicole Wall,, 402-472-6776.



  • Climate change and Population Growth Impacts on Surface water Supply and Demand of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Bisrat Kifle Arsiso, Gizaw Mengistu Tsidu, Gerrit Hendrik Stoffberg and Tsegaye Tadesse
  • Generated weather data evaluation for crop model use in Ethiopia
    Feyera M. Liben, Charles S. Wortmann, Tsegaye Tadesse, Haishun Yang and John Lindquist
  • Sensitivity and Comparison of Drought Indices in Parts of the Upper Blue Nile