The Ediget Primary school is found in the Segen area or the derash woreda people’s zone (Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ Region) in Gidole town, which is 56 km from Arbaminch ( south-west from the road to Konso). The school was established in 1977 and currently has 1,793 students and 80 teachers. Among these, 40 boys and 20 girls are actively involved in the garden project under the supervision and guidance of four teachers. The total area of the school is 18 hectares and most of it is covered with forest, where some wild animals live. Currently they have a large scale vegetable garden with crops such as beet roots, lettuce, hot peppers, maize and bananas.
Gidole town, Segen area, Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People’s Region
Neguse Nega Basha