China provides Ethiopia agricultural, technical, and vocational training
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Funding agency [Type]
China Ministry of Agriculture [Government Agency]
Agriculture, forestry, fishing (Code: 310)
Free-standing technical assistance
In 2001, the Ministry of Agriculture of the People's Republic of China and the Ministry of Agriculture of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia signed an agreement to reform Ethiopia's agricultural technical and vocational training, with China providing instructors for practical training (see 'Ethio-China cooperation on ATVET colleges’ empowerment'). The agreement would be renewed each fiscal year, with China selecting instructors and Ethiopia funding other program costs. The program is still ongoing.As of 2019, about 465 Chinese professors and senior experts have been sent to Ethiopia, more than 200 Chinese advanced and practical technologies have been transferred to Ethiopia, China has helped in training of more than 6,500 Ethiopian instructors and development agents as well as 55,000 students in the country, and more than 200 Ethiopia college leaders and instructors have been able to have short and long-term training opportunities in China (see 'Feature: Ethiopia commends China for continued support in agricultural transformation').Projects documenting Chinese agricultural teams sent to China as part of this agreement:Project #60098, China sends agricultural experts to Ethiopia (17th)
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Receiving agencies [Type]
Ethiopia Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development [Government Agency]