Agriculture in Ethiopia accounts for 42% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), 73% of employment and 48% of exports. The sector has been growing at 6,6% per annum, making it critically important for the development of the Ethiopian economy. Yet, agro-processing only generated 2,1% of GDP, employs 1,3%, and accounts for 2,8% of the share of exports.
Organisation of the Institute
The ABLI will be organised into the following main functional units, in addition to the office of the Director.