Title Addis Ababa yet to meet the needs of residents: what has to change Media name/outlet The Conversation Media type Web Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 14/02/22 Description With an estimated population of more than 3.7 million people, Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia, is home to about a quarter of Ethiopia’s urban population. The city generates well above 29% of Ethiopia’s urban GDP and 20% of national urban employment.
Over the last two decades, Addis Ababa has witnessed rapid socio-economic changes and a drastic physical transformation. This was propelled by a development-oriented government and the private sector.
URL https://theconversation.com/addis-ababa-yet-to-meet-the-needs-of-residents-what-has-to-change-174612 Persons Ezana Weldeghebrael
Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms
- Global inequalities
- Global Development Institute
- Addis Ababa
- global development
- Urban Studies