Agricultural development depends on reliable moisture supply and suitable soils. The potential from rainfall has to be realised before the introduction of irrigation.
Implementation of sustainable irrigation schemes and improved agricultural practices are the key to development and upkeep of food security. Proper management of the water resource, that is becoming scarce and use for water supply, irrigation, hydropower, etc is understood as main factor for proper economic development and to exploit the potentials and establish successful ventures, careful planning, design and management are essential.
In this regard MCE provides services in:
Water is essential for life. Water resources are limited and utilization calls for careful planning, project preparation and proficient operation and maintenance to attain high quality service and sustainability of the system. Improved health and sanitation condition of human beings is a key factor for economic growth and development.
In this respect MCE’s services include:
– Project Preparation, Evaluation and Appraisals
– Studies and Surveys
– Design and Construction Supervision for:
Population expansion and changes in standard of living necessitate the development, expansion and/or rehabilitation of infrastructure. This calls for a solid and well-conceived plan which encompasses diverse components ranging from land use planning to engineering solutions.
The services MCE can provide include:
Agriculture, including livestock husbandry, is the most characteristic form of Ethiopian economic activity. Eighty five percent of the population is rural and depends on agricultural activities. Dependency on rain puts food sustainability in a serious challenge. A well developed irrigation system to large and small holder farmers is vital for efficient per hectare harvest and self sufficient agricultural production. Linkage of theseagricultural produce to the manufacturing sector will uplift country’s capacity to add value and market it beyond its borders. Agro industry is an integral part in linking the long dominating agriculture sector to the emerging small scale industry.
To this effect MCE provides:
At present the world is faced with a complex environmental situation. Everyday the air, soil, water, human beings, fauna and flora are endangered. To reduce the risk, the debilitating effects of human activities have to be minimized.
To address such concerns MCE provides services related to:
Trained staff and institutional capacity are necessary for sustainable development in each sector.
To facilitate these, MCE: