Agricultural Transformation Agency Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
This position is a secondment position to the Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC). Over the years, the EIC has pursued a series of policy, legal and institutional measures with the goal of effectively realizing national investment plans and targets proposed under Ethiopia’s Growth and Transformation Plans. Clearer strategies have been put in place and a fairly enabling environment has been instituted, positioning the country to strengthen the competitive edge of its private sector, attract foreign direct investment and develop labor-intensive industries and an export–oriented manufacturing sector. Yet, the transformation of the national economy continues to be hampered by organizational and operational limitations availed within the EIC; particular problems include an overstretched capacity of senior personnel, the non-existence of an active outreach system targeting potential investors, lack of relevant and pre-packaged information needed to attract quality...
Apr 16, 2021