The United Nations Development Programme’s Administrator Achim Steiner will visit Ethiopia from 17 to 18 December. During his visit, Mr. Steiner, will meet with senior government officials, attend the commemoration of the 60th anniversary celebration of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), and meet with key development partners, and the UN country team.
Mr. Steiner will be accompanied by UNDP Regional Director for Africa Ms. Ahunna Eziakonwa,
Mr. Steiner will also visit the Bole Lemi Industrial Park where he will hold a dialogue with representatives of the business community.
Mr. Steiner will also engage with innovation hubs and local entrepreneurs. A brief encounter with the media is scheduled on Tuesday 18 December from 16:30 to 17:30 at the Sheraton Hotel.