FES signs MoU with Policy Study and Research Centre

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and one of the most important Ethiopian think tanks, the Policy Study and Research Centre (PSRC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on March 1, 2017. H.E. Abay Tshaye, Director General of PSRC in the rank of Minister, and Mr. Constantin Grund, Resident Representative of Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, wished that the already excellent relationship between both partners will continue to be strengthened.

The objective of the agreement is to enhance the cooperation and collaboration between PSRC and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in five areas: Agriculture and rural transformation, industrial development, urban development, institutional capacity building and good governance as well as macro-economic development. Various programs for experience-sharing and knowledge transfer seek to expand the Centre’s role as one of the core policy advisors in Ethiopian politics.

The now signed Memorandum of Understanding will last until December 31st, 2019.