Addis Ababa, January 4, 2019 (FBC) – Minister of Urban Development and Construction, Jantirar Abay, said his office is preparing a 30-year spatial plan of Ethiopia.
This was revealed at a meeting organized here today to raise awareness on the plan.
The event attracted members of Urban Development and Construction Affairs Standing Committee of the House of Peoples Representatives (HPR), mayors, heads of regional bureaus and Presidents of Universities.
About 1,900 cities in Ethiopia have plans but failed to implement them due to lack of capacity and awareness, he said.
The Minister finally called on stakeholders to join hands for the success of the spatial plan.