Simret Tefere

Ms. Simret Terefe Leggese is currently working at the Ethiopia Environmental Protection Authority as a Climate Change Mitigation Expert. In this career, she has participated in the preparation of national climate change plans, strategies, and guidelines. She has participated in the COP25 negotiation on gender and climate change matters.

Ms. Simret received her first degree in Environmental Science from Haramaya University, and she did her MSc in Environment & Development at Addis Ababa University. Simret also served as environmental training and research officer in the local and regional government organizations