Addis Ababa is Ethiopia’s capital, located in the geographic epicentre of the country and surrounded by the regional state of Oromia.
Hear Ezana Haddis Weldeghebrael talk about youth unemployment, housing and other challenges facing Addis Ababa and how ACRC can help support transformative action through catalysing social mobilisation.
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Nov 19, 2021
We caught up with IIED’s David Dodman to hear his thoughts on the urban agenda at COP26, what can be done at the city level to create large-scale impact, and what he hopes to see at COP27 in Egypt next year.