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The region has a rich, untapped natural resources, the significant ones so far known being Gold and marble. Recent explorations in the region identify as the region as one belong the largest gold ore reserves in Ethiopia ever discovered. Traditional gold mining is/ alluvial gold mining that is widely practiced among the indigenous communities. Nowadays it has a significant contribution to the export of the country. About half a million hectare of low land Bamboo is found in the region which amounts 50% of Ethiopia's low land bamboo forest. The Region is also known with Mango fruit, Gum & Incense. The Blue Nile (Abay) river reaches its maximum flow in this region as it is joined by its tributaries, Dedesa, Anger, Dindir, Dabus&Beles thereby crossing vast areas of plane land suitable for irrigation. Moreover, the region is home of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam... Assosa University is one of the third generations Public Universities in Ethiopia, which was established on May 2011 by..