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Ethiopia, a country profile

Thomas Philippi

Ethiopia, a country profile

by Thomas Philippi

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Ethiopia
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    • Disaster relief -- Ethiopia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Ethiopia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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      Statementprepared for the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance, Bureau for Private and Development Cooperation, Agency for International Development, Department of State by Evaluation Technologies, Inc., under contract AID/SOD/PDC-C-0283 ; [written and researched by Thomas Philippi].
      ContributionsUnited States. Agency for International Development. Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance., Evaluation Technologies, Inc.
      LC ClassificationsDT373 .P39
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 79 p., [2] leaves of plates ;
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3921594M
      LC Control Number81602955

      Ethiopia: A Country Study examines the changes, progress, and problems that have occurred in the first six years since the revolutionary government's assumption of power. Like its predecessor, this study is an attempt to treat in a compact and objective manner the dominant social, economic, political, and national security forces at work and to. USAID/ETHIOPIA COUNTRY PROFILE. JULY | 1 ETHIOPIA COUNTRY PROFILE. Our portfolio in Ethiopia is one of the largest and most complex in Africa. Over the last decade, the county has made tremendous development gains in education, health, and food security, yet it still remains one of the poorest countries in the.

      Contains the electronic versions of 80 books previously published in hard copy as part of the Country Studies Series by the Federal Research Division. Intended for a general audience, books in the series present a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of select countries throughout the world. Most. Sep 19,  · Edited by Ibrahim Mulushewa, ANEWS Editor, This is a short documentary that focuses on the emergence of the Ethiopian statehood, its.

      Ethiopia promotes and engages volunteers to advance its work by establishing long-term and project-based partnership with Habitat´s volunteer sending programs. Ethiopia Country profile COUNTRY FACTS* Capital Main country facts Population Urbanization Life expectancy Unemployment rate Population living below poverty line Addis Ababa Most populous. Ethiopia from The World Bank: Data. The Human Capital Index (HCI) database provides data at the country level for each of the components of the Human Capital Index as well as for the overall index, disaggregated by gender.

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Ethiopia is a predominantly agricultural country – more than 80% of the population lives in rural areas – that is in the early stages of demographic transition. Infant, child, and maternal mortality have fallen sharply over the past decade, but the total fertility rate has declined more slowly and the population continues to grow.

A virtual guide to Ethiopia, the land formerly known as Abyssinia. Ethiopia is a landlocked country on the Horn of Africa, in the east of the is bordered by Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, and Somaliland ().

Ethiopia covers an area of 1, km², this is about twice the size of France or the U.S. state of Texas. The Dahlak Archipelago is seen off the Red Sea coast of Eritrea. Because of their isolation, the numerous coral reefs of the Dahlak Archipelago are some of the most pristine in the world.

North of the Rift Valley, in central Ethiopia, are the Simien Mountains and Lake Tana. Lake Tana is the source of the Blue Nile. Photo courtesy of NASA. Ethiopia; share. mail.

Visit country Website chevron_right. Ethiopia FAO priorities. News. Publications. SEE ALL PUBLICATIONS chevron_right.

Country data collection of. Thematic profiles and systemskeyboard_arrow_downkeyboard_arrow_up. Reports and statistical datakeyboard_arrow_downkeyboard_arrow_up. Ethiopia 24,  · Ethiopia is Africa's oldest independent country and its second largest in terms of population.

Apart from a five-year occupation by Mussolini's Italy, it has never been colonised. In the 15th-century Ge'ez Book of Aksum, the name is ascribed to a legendary individual called Ityopp'is. He was an extra-Biblical son of Cush, son of Ham, said to have founded the city of Axum.

In English, and generally outside of Ethiopia, Ethiopia country was once historically known as ecole-temps-danse.comg code: + BBC News - Country Profile. This profile contains facts, information on political leaders and media as well as a chronology of key events.

Language: English. Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung (bpb) - Konfliktporträt: Äthiopien. Brief profile on the conflict in Ethiopia (German language) CIA World Fact Book. Library of Congress – Federal Research Division Country Profile: Ethiopia, April lowlands. The Oromo moved north through the southern highlands, bypasssing the Sidama on the west, and into the central highlands, where they settled in the center and west on land, some.

Flag description: three equal horizontal bands of green (top), yellow, and red with a yellow pentagram and single yellow rays emanating from the angles between the points on a light blue disk centered on the three bands; Ethiopia is the oldest independent country in Africa, and the three main colors of her flag were so often adopted by other.

Ethiopia - the second most populous country in Africa - is a one-party state with a planned economy. For more than a decade beforeEthiopia grew at a rate between 8% and 11% annually – one of the fastest growing states among the IMF member countries.

Books shelved as ethiopia: Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese, Beneath the Lion's Gaze by Maaza Mengiste, Sweetness in the Belly by Camilla Gibb, The. Jun 30,  · Ethiopia: Breaking New Ground (Oxfam Country Profiles Series) [Ben Parker] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Celebrating the rich cultures of an ancient society, this work describes the people of Ethiopia's efforts to revive their Cited by: 2. The Paperback of the Ethiopia: A Country Profile by Library of Congress, Federal Research Division | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. Ethiopia is a pilot country for the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development Assistance Committee harmonization agenda, and for the European Union’s initiative on donor division of labor.

Partners are currently considering how to build on this progress in light of the Accra Agenda. Ethiopia, country on the Horn of Africa. The country lies completely within the tropical latitudes and is relatively compact, with similar north-south and east-west dimensions.

The capital is Addis Ababa (“New Flower”), located almost at the centre of the country. Ethiopia is the largest and most populated country in the Horn of Africa.

Buy ETHIOPIA A COUNTRY PROFILE: Read Kindle Store Reviews - ecole-temps-danse.comce: $ NOTE: The information regarding Ethiopia on this page is re-published from the World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources.

No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Ethiopia information contained here. The highest point of the country, Emba Soira, is located in the center of Eritrea, at 3, meters (9, ft) above sea level. The main cities of the country are the capital city of Asmara and the port town of Asseb in the southeast, as well as the towns of Massawa to the east, the northern town of Keren, and the central town ecole-temps-danse.comg code: + Ethiopia, which is the second most populated country in Sub-Saharan Africa, is experiencing rapid population growth.

The population is very young and is one of the least urbanized in the world. Ethiopia is heavily dependant on the agricultural sector which accounts for almost half of the GDP. Country Profiles Full profiles provide an instant guide to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions.

They also include audio and video clips from BBC archives. Select a country, territory or international organisation from the menus below. Ethiopia - the second most populous country in Africa - is a one-party state with a planned economy.

For more than a decade beforeGDP grew at a rate between 8% and 11% annually – one of the fastest growing states among the IMF member countries.Ethiopia’s location gives it strategic dominance as a jumping off point in the Horn of Africa, close to the Middle East and its markets.

Bordering Eritrea, Somalia, Kenya, South Sudan, and Sudan, Ethiopia is landlocked, and has been using neighboring Djibouti's main port for the last two decades.Ethiopia was the first country to accept Islam as a religion and it sheltered the Prophet Muhammad, his family, and his followers when they were being persecuted and killed by pagan Arabians.

Today, 35% of Ethiopia is Muslim. The Garima Gospels, the oldest illustrated Christian book, is in Ethiopia.