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Constitution of The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (1994)

Chapter Three, Article 44, Section 1:

“All persons have the right to a clean and healthy environment.”

Chapter Ten, Article 92, Section 3:

“People have the right to full consultation and to the expression of views in the planning and implementations of environmental policies and projects that affect them directly.”

Chapter Ten, Article 92, Section 1:

“Government shall endeavor to ensure that all Ethiopians live in a clean and healthy environment.” Chapter 10, Article 92(4): “Government and citizens shall have the duty to protect the environment.” Chapter 10, Article 92(2): “The design and implementation of programmes and projects of development shall not damage or destroy the environment.”