Yohannes Aberra Ayele

Full Name Yohannes Aberra Ayele
Education attended BA, Geography, Addis Ababa UniversityMA, Geography, Addis Ababa UniversityPhD, Geography, Delhi University
Academic Rank Associate Professor (2013)
Working for AAU Since2008
Administrative positions held Associate Dean for Academic Programmes, College of Development Studies, Addis Ababa University (June 2012-May 2013)


Community services: Vice Chair of the Board of Ethiopian Rainwater Harvesting Association.
Campus: AkakiFloor number:  1st
Office tel.: 0114349419
Mobile: 0911744704
email ID: yohannesaberra1953@gmail.com
Research interest Water resources management, climate change adaptation, rainwater harvesting, drought area studies, urban environmental management
Publications in reputable journals
  • Perceptions of climate change among members of the House of Peoples’ Representatives, Ethiopia. Journal of Risk Research 2012, pp.1–15. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13669877.2012.657219
  • Climate Change Adaptation: Building on Experiences in Ethiopia, Ethiopian Journal of Development Research Vol. 31, No.2, pp.1-28 (2009)
  • Environmental literacy of senior students in the agricultural colleges of Ethiopia. Ethiopian Journal of Education, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 23-45 (2007)
  • Problems of the solution: Small-scale irrigation for drought proofing in the Mekele Plateau of northern Ethiopia. The Geographical Journal, Vol.170, No.3, pp. 226-237(2004).