UNDP Ethiopia

UNDP Ethiopia Programme Document (2020-2025)

Despite a generally positive development trajectory, significant structural challenges, reflecting a country in transition, will determine future development potential and achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. (Download)


You can also access UNDP's global Strategic Plan 2022-2025 here

The Strategic Plan describes how UNDP intends to work together with our partners to deliver what’s required of us in these extraordinary times. This bold, ambitious Plan is structured around “3x6x3” – 3 directions of change, 6 signature solutions and 3 enablers – a clear framework for where we need to head. Over the next four years, we will work with countries to expand people’s choices for a fairer, sustainable future. Helping to get us back on track to deliver on the SDGs.

About Ethiopia

101.9 million

Population (2020/21)


Poverty rate (2015/16)

USD 1,091.8

GNI per capita (2020/21)


Human Dev. Index (2019)



of employment is accounted for by the Agriculture Sector (2013)



of Ethiopian households are headed by women