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Tackling Poverty Through Culture and Heritage

  Genet Tesfaye is a young, married mother of one living in Ethiopia’s capital city of Addis Ababa. A potter by trade, Genet has been contributing more and more to her family’s income through her craft. Ethiopia has a diverse and rich cultural heritage, and a joint UNDP-UNESCO project is takingmore


Transforming Quality of Ethiopia's Products

A new National Agricultural Products Quality Infrastructure (NAPQI) for Ethiopia has been designed to greatly improve the quality of the entire value chain for producing and marketing agricultural products for both the local and international markets. The renovation of the existing Ethiopian Institumore


UNDP-EU Celebrate 10 Years of Strategic Partnership

21 Feb 2014

UNDP has produced a report celebrating the 10 year partnership agreement signed in 2004. Through this partnership agreement, the EU has provided EUR 3.3 billion to support UNDP's activities in 115 countries. Highlights from the report - UNDP and EU in Ethiopia  Over the last ten years, the EU more