Addis Ababa aspires to create 280,000 new jobs this year
ddis Ababa, August 8, 2020 (FBC) – The City Administration of Addis Ababa has announced a plan to create more than 280,000 new job opportunities amounting 2.6 Billion Birr to youths in 2020/2021.
The City Administration has deliberated on job creation related activities to be carried out in the already started Ethiopian fiscal year in the capital.
It is stated on the occasion that the city has been exerting efforts to address issues related to shortage of loan and working sheds there by facilitate favorable condition for job creation drive.
Urban Agriculture, Construction, Trade and Service sectors are among the areas given prior attention in the job creation endeavor, according to Mayor’s Office of Addis Ababa.