ESSP Updates

National Forum on Agricultural Mechanization

In collaboration with IFPRI, the Rural Economy Development and Food Security (RED&FS) Sector working with the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources(MoNAR) organized a national forum on agricultural mechanization on June 10, 2017 at the Ethiopian Institute for Agricultural Research (EIAR).

Social protection, household size and its determinants: Evidence from Ethiopia

ESSP Working Paper 107, by John F. Hoddinott, Tseday J. Mekasha. Abstract: We examine the impact of a social protection program, Ethiopia’s Productive Safety Net Programme (PSNP),

The rising costs of nutritious foods in Ethiopia

ESSP Research Note 66: by Fantu Nisrane Bachewe, Kalle Hirvonen, Bart Minten, Feiruz Yimer.

The High and Rising costs of Animal Source Foods in Ethiopia: Evidence and Implications

A presentation on  "The High and Rising costs of Animal Source Foods in Ethiopia: Evidence and Implications" was given by Bart Minten (co-authored by Fantu Bachewe and Feiruz Yimer) of ESSP

Synopsis: How should rural financial cooperatives be best organized? Evidence from Ethiopia

ESSP Research Note 66: by Kibrom A. Abay, Bethelhem Koru, Gashaw Tadesse Abate, and Guush Berhane . Synopsis of Working Paper 100. Abstract: What is the optimal size and composition of rural financial cooperatives (RFCs)?