The impact of micro-econometrics training

One of the key activities outlined by IFPRI/ESSP is strengthening the capacity and knowledge dissemination within the academia and research community in the country. As part of this mission, ESSP organized short-term training in cooperation with national universities, research institutes and other organizations. Over the last three years in association with EDRI, ESSP has provided >> Read more

The impact of regional GIS training

Since its inception, ESSP has been engaged in diverse capacity building programs with various government organizations.  Particularly, ESSP worked closely with the Central Statistical Agency (CSA) and Bureau of Finance and Economic Development (BoFED) to provide training in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), spatial data analysis and spatial database management. Through this relationship, and in collaboration >> Read more

Applied Microeconometrics Training (Regional)

ESSP II, EDRI and School of Economics (Addis Ababa University) held a two weeks training at the EDRI Conference Hall on Applied Microeconometrics from June 4 - 15, 2012. The training was organized for 35 regional university students and lecturers and was given by Prof. David Stifel (Visiting Research Fellow, ESSP II). The emphasis of >> Read more

GIS Database Training

The Ethiopia Strategy Support Program II of the Ethiopian Development Research institute (EDRI) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) conducted a three-days training on designing a geodatabase using Arc Diagrammer and introduction to Python. The training was held at the International Livestock Research Institute from May 30 till June 01, 2012 for 19 >> Read more