Agricultural Development Led Industrialization (ADLI): Compatibility Analysis. Corporate Author: Alemayehu Seyoum(Editor) & Ethiopian. news,Agriculture, UN, Smallholder Farmer, Book, ADLI Ethiopian agricultural economist — said that Ethiopian officials need to reconsider the. Ethiopia’s economy and the role of the agriculture sector. 2. . ADLI. Since , the overarching strategic framework guiding Ethiopia’s development has.

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A key feature of the Safety Net Program is its household focus.

Recognizing this ethikpia, the government’s response includes increasing the number and education level of Development Agents through providing extensive technical, vocational education and training TVET in agriculture and through the establishment of Farmers Training Centers to transfer improved agricultural technologies and give adequate services at a closer reach.

The government will largely restrict itself to playing an inter mediating role where there are gaps. Extension and training programs are also ethioipa to pay particular attention to enhancing farmers’ capacity to use water resources efficiently, and help build community-level institutional structures necessary for effective irrigation and water resource management. The etjiopia promotes the use of labor-intensive methods to increase output and productivity by applying chemical inputs, diversifying production, utilizing improved agricultural technologies.

Agricultural extension and research, agricultural export promotion, food Security Program, productive Safety Net Program; and voluntary Resettlement Program. Achieving ADLI’s objectives requires focused infrastructure investments, especially in roads, energy and water and sanitation. House approves bill to setup reconciliation commission.

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: In states with adequate rainfall, for example, the focus is on exerting all possible efforts to efficiently utilize available rainwater to bring about the maximum possible rate of agricultural development, and promoting irrigation in areas where it is feasible.

Areas where the Government would have a comparative advantage include setting the regulatory framework and standards, financing infrastructure especially roads and the Rural Roads and Transport Program- and small-scale irrigation primarily focusing on water harvesting at the household level, helping farmers build medium-scale irrigation on a cost-recovery basis, and construction of some multipurpose dams that would support larger-scale irrigation.

In moisture stress areas, major activities are undertaken to enhance food security focusing on increasing off-farm income opportunities, and voluntary resettlement to more productive areas. Authority relaxes aviation proclamation to enhance private sector involvement. AllAfrica publishes around reports a day from more than news organizations and over other institutions ethiopka individualsrepresenting a diversity of positions on every topic. Effective agricultural research is also at the core of improving productivity and is central for making progress.


An agricultural economist by training, Getachew has more than three decades of accumulated field and research experience. This has contributed to increased agricultural productivity particularly for cereals, pulses, and oil seeds.

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. The transformation of the smallholder farmer is to be achieved through ethjopia based specialization as well as diversification of agricultural commodities. Moreover, the Productive Safety Net Program is intended to bridge the income gap of chronically food insecure households, and engage such households in community asset building efforts ethiopoa during the lean season and times of drought.

Hence, income diversification through non agricultural activities is important. This ethiopiaa due to the country’s choice of using the Agricultural Development Led Industrialization which is axli backbone and the base of the economy of the country. The instruments to achieve this include: The first burst of growth has to be broad based and affect a large number of the rural population.

In all states, the emphasis will be on ensuring everything possible in place to facilitate the take-off of commercial opportunities.

As food insecure households are resource poor, living in drought prone and degraded areas, focusing on crop and livestock production alone may not entirely solve the problem of food insecurity in some areas. The once famously quoted and the much talked about Agricultural Development Led Industrialization ADLI strategy the Government of Ethiopia introduced to drive ethioia economic development of the country now remains in shadows and a former UN expert urged the strategy to be reintroduced and practiced for the benefit of smallholder farmers.

To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this ethikpia, click here. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us. ADLI also emphasizes the importance of distinguishing agro-ecological zones and tailors strategies as adlj as interventions for optimal development outcomes.


Agricultural training and extension services will identify activities that will benefit both women and men. Getachew has previously served as country director and representative for Liberia. Ethiopix and commentaries that identify allAfrica. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. In addition, according to Getachew, 11 million 63 percent rural households are impotent to cover food and necessary family expenditures.

The focus of ADLI is not the same in all states. Newsletter Weekly Newsletter Breaking News. Those households who are unable to face agricultural risks, unable to spend on inputs and contingencies make up 15 million or 86 percent of the rural households of Ethiopia.

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The other more important thing in ADLI is research. Addis Ababa Stock Exchange in Local entrepreneur buys Hayat Hospital. And this is essentially the only way one can sustainably reduce poverty. Biotechnology innovations have a substantial potential to enhance productivity. In an overwhelming agricultural country such as Ethiopia, agricultural growth is an essential ingredient for growth and for alleviating poverty —as China has shown us.

Ethiopia: The ADLI Still Mobilizing Ethiopia’s Economy

Confusion at the border. Additional areas of research include livestock research, with a focus on improved forage varieties, and generating better information on husbandry, health care, and breed improvement as well as research ethioipa land and forestry management, fisheries, and biotechnology.

Read the original article on Ethiopian Herald. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. The first major requirement agriculture found out to be lacking is food and necessary consumables. It is linked to the household asset-building efforts of the Food Security Program in that the adoi for household asset building interventions is assigned to those covered by the Safety Net Program, as they are chronically food insecure.

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