What We Do


Lead and drive the Job creation agenda in Ethiopia

Coordinate and Support the Job creation efforts of Federal and Regional public institutions, private sector actors and development partners

Ensure the adoption and implementation of Pro-employment policies across sectors

Develop a robust Labor Market Information System that enables job seekers, employers and policy makers

Mobilize resources and innovative investments that support start-ups, enterprises and job creation programs

Enable the training and education sector to produce qualified graduates with skills and ethics that fits into the labour market

Promote and support innovations, entrepreneurship programs and engagement of the private sector for job creation

What We Do


Lead and drive the Job creation agenda in Ethiopia

Coordinate and Support the Job creation efforts of Federal and Regional public institutions, private sector actors and development partners

Ensure the adoption and implementation of Pro-employment policies across sectors

Develop a robust Labor Market Information System that enables job seekers, employers and policy makers

Mobilize resources and innovative investments that support start-ups, enterprises and job creation programs

Enable the training and education sector to produce qualified graduates with skills and ethics that fits into the labour market

Promote and support innovations, entrepreneurship programs and engagement of the private sector for job creation

Ethiopian Youths' Path to Employment


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Basic Employment Statistics

4.5% 53.3% $2 Mil $20 Bill. + 10.3% 40% 40% 25%

News & Insights


Articles, Journals, Studies, Policies, Legislation, News, Strategies, Reports, Surveys and more.

News & Insights


Articles, Journals, Studies, Policies, Legislation, News, Strategies, Reports, Surveys and more.

Archived News

One-Stop Service Centers and Youth Centers Capacity Gap Assessment TOR has been launched by the Jobs Creation Commission.

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Jobs Creation Commission held a meeting with Africa Developemnt Bank’s VP mission to deliberate on further strengthening partnerships and advance the Jobs Agenda in Ethiopia

The mission led by VP Beth Dunford was met with H.E Nigussu Tilahun (Commissioner- Jobs Creation Commission), HE Lelise Neme (Commissioner- Ethiopian Investment Commission), HE…

FDRE Jobs Creation Commission held a courtesy meeting with High-level Delegation from the World Bank headed by the Country Director Mr. Ousmane Dione.

The courtesy meeting was held to discuss on ways to further strengthen the partnership between the two organizations. Over the last 2 years the World bank has been supporting the…

Jobs Enablement and Data Interoperability (JEDI) Platform expands to help accelerate employment

FDRE Jobs Creation Commission with the support of Big Win Philanthropy and in partnership with Zenysis Technologies began the second phase of the Jobs Enablement and Data…

42,000 direct jobs for vulnerable groups in Ethiopia will be created by FDRE Jobs Creation Commission in collaboration with the Mastercard Foundation & 5 local implementing partners

FDRE Jobs Creation Commission, in alignment with Mastercard Foundation’s Young Africa Works strategy, has designed and launched a three-year inclusive and innovative project,…

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