ESSP Updates


Coffee Conference 2015

Ethiopia’s coffee value chain: Evidence towards improved investments and policies.  Tuesday 15 September 2015, Hilton Hotel, Addis Ababa

ICAE August 2015

International Conference of Agricultural Economists 2015

International Conference of Agricultural Economists – Milan, Italy, 8-14 August 2015: AGRICULTURE IN AN INTERCONNECTED WORLD 10 junior and senior ESSP researchers were invited to present at the recent ICAE in Milan. The high standard of research papers covering a diverse range of topics from Ethiopia were presented throughout the week-long conference. Agriculture in an >> Read more


13th Annual Conference of the Ethiopian Economics Association

The 13th International Economics Association Conference was held at the EEA on July 23-25, 2015. Over the 3 days, 900 participants attended sessions to learn about how Ethiopia’s economy is transforming through a variety of political and economic influences, and to be exposed to the breadth of research currently being undertaken.         >> Read more

Newsletter AprJune

ESSP Newsletter April – June 2015

Here is the quarterly newsletter for the Ethiopia Strategy Support Program (ESSP) for April - June 2015. This newsletter summarizes: Upcoming events, Recent Presentations, Latest Publications, Policy Related Research, Capacity Strengthening Activities, Latest Survey Information, Special Conference Presentation. >> Read more    

Together for nutrition 2015

Nutrition in Ethiopia: An emerging success story?

ESSP Research Note 40  "Nutrition in Ethiopia: An emerging success story?"  by Headey, Derek D. Abstract: Research does not always provide the results that we expect. At the recent conference on improving nutrition in Ethiopia, Together for Nutrition 2015, we learnt about the rapid progress in Ethiopia in child nutritional outcomes that are linked to improved birth size >> Read more