Ethiopia

Highlights of progress from 2013-2014:

  • 15 Letters of Intent (LOIs) referencing $20 million in private sector commitments [4 LOIs reporting]
  • $29 million in investments made on LOIs in 2013 [6 LOIs reporting]
  • 174,000 smallholders reached through LOIs in 2013 [7 LOIs reporting]
  • 1,042 jobs created through LOIs in 2013 [5 LOIs reporting]
  • $931 million in development partner commitments disbursed (87% of expected) [8 out of 9 partners reporting]
  • 7% of government policy actions due by June 2014 are complete, 71% are in progress

Download Ethiopia’s Cooperation Framework for detailed information on commitments made by New Alliance partners to support the country’s plan for agricultural growth.

LOI data self-reported by companies to Grow Africa. Similar data collected in Senegal and Benin, which are not Grow Africa members.