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Ethiopian Wildlife Development and Conservation Authority Establishment Proclamation No. 575/2008.

Country/Territory
Ethiopia
Document type
Legislation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Management/conservation Institution Hunting/capture Wildlife products
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations, Least Developed Countries
Abstract

This Proclamation establishes the Ethiopian Wildlife Development and Conservation Authority as an autonomous public agency of the federal government. The Authority shall, among other things: (a) prepare and submit to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism draft policies and laws relating to the development, conservation and utilization of wildlife resources and follow up the their implementation; (b) develop and administer wildlife conservation areas; (c) issue hunting permits to foreign tourists;

Full text
English
Website
www.ethiopar.net

References - Legislation

Amends

Development Conservation and Utilization of Wildlife Proclamation (No. 541 of 2007).

Legislation | Ethiopia | 2007

Keyword: Basic legislation, Institution, National parks, Hunting/capture, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX