1st IPI-Ministry of Agriculture-Ethiopian ATA joint Symposium on “The Role of...
- Although there will be shortfalls in the country’s infrastructure programme, the railway will be an impressive achievement . William Davison in Addis Ababa Addis Ababa’s $475m light railway system, part of a five-year growth plan, covers a 21-mile stretch through the Ethiopian capital. Photograph: Carl De Souza/AFP/Getty Out of the dust and rubble […]
. – Progress has been remarkable since 1984’s ‘biblical famine’, but inequality, ethnic tension and civil rights issues need to be addressed People wait for a bus in Addis Ababa. The government has launched an ambitious modernisation plan in the Ethiopian capital. Photograph: Giorgio Cosulich/Getty It is now three decades since Ethiopia experienced the infamous […]
. Four and half years ago, the ruling party EPRDF unveiled , the then impressive 5 year Grand Transformation Plan. In this plan, in 5 corridors, as phase 1, five big railway projects were listed and authorities promised they would deliver by June 2015. To alleviate public transportation in Ababa Ababa, a light railway project […]