Fantu Bachewe

Fantu, joined the Ethiopia Strategy Support Program in the Development Strategy and Governance Division (DSGD) of IFPRI in May 2010 as a research collaborator. He continued in the DSGD for four years, and was recruited as an Associate Research Fellow on the Impact Evaluation of Feed the Future project of the program. He is currently working as a Research Coordinator in the program.


Content by Fantu Nisrane Bachewe
  • Blog post

    Prospects for rural jobs in Ethiopia

    Ethiopia’s burgeoning rural population are in need of off-farm employment which the heavily agriculture-reliant economy will struggle to provide. As available land becomes less accessible, rural youth need alternative sources of income to support themselves. To answer this, we surveyed households in Ethiopia on the types of income sources currently available and what...

    24 Jan 2022 | Fantu Nisrane Bachewe, Seneshaw Tamru, Bethelhem Koru Aga