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Our portfolio in Ethiopia is one of the largest and most complex in Africa. Over the last decade, Ethiopia has made tremendous development gains in education, health and food security, and economic growth. The addition of 38,000 health extension workers has helped reduce the under-five child mortality rate by more than six percent a year since 2000. However, Ethiopia still remains one of the poorest countries in the world, with an estimated annual per capita income of $768. Ethiopians are still vulnerable to food insecurity, and nearly 70 percent depend on agriculture for employment. As of October 2018, it was estimated that approximately 9.5 million Ethiopians require humanitarian assistance, in addition to 8 million chronically food insecure beneficiaries who are supported through the Productive Safety Net Program. Our assistance is an investment to build Ethiopia’s self-reliance by increasing economic growth, delivering quality basic public health and education services, and promoting a governance environment that is conducive to sustainable economic development.

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Contact Information

Mission Contact

Entoto Street
PO Box 1014
Addis Ababa
+251 11 130 6002
+251 11 124 2438

USAID Contact

Robert O'Neill
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
, DC 

Last updated: September 18, 2020

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