World Bank’s Vice President begins visit to Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, May 17, 2018 (FBC) –The World Bank’s Vice President for the Africa Region, Makhtar Diop, has begun his three-day visit to Ethiopia today.

The visit is part of the World Bank Groups’ effort to further strengthen the partnership with Ethiopia by exploring additional opportunities and addressing challenges arising from its current engagement, the Bank said in a statement.

During his visit, Diop will meet with Ethiopia’s Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and Economic Cooperation as well as heads of regional development organization, including the UNECA and the African Union Commission.