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Enhancing MSEs to boost employment opportunities

Published on July 29, 2016

Recently, the 14th International Conference on the Ethiopian Economy organized by Ethiopia Strategy Support Programme (ESSP) of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) was held from July 21 – 23, 2016 at the Ethiopian Economic Associations (EEA) Head Quarter in Addis Ababa.

At the conference more than 98 presentations were made in four plenary and six parallel sessions. Participants drawn from federal and regional government offices, universities across the country, civil society and international organizations, local and international research institutes and EEA members discussed on research presented by various partner institutions. The series of meetings of the conference have proved to be an excellent forum for Ethiopian and international researchers conducting research on Ethiopian economy. 

The public engagement in Ethiopia has been effective on allowing youth-owned MSEs to create more job opportunities in urban areas. Read more. Source | Ethiopian Herald