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


Unemployment is more than just numbers and analytics.Watch as youths explain their side of the story in finding jobs in Ethiopia.

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

The Mastercard Foundation MSE’s Resilience Facility to Support Businesses in Ethiopia Affected by COVID-19

The Jobs Creation Commission of Ethiopia, the Mastercard Foundation, and First Consult announced the creation of the Mastercard Foundation MSE’s Resilience Facility. This is an…

2012 EFY National Job Creation plan has been successfully accomplished with exemplary cooperation and team effort

The Jobs Creation Commission is established in 2018 under the regulation 435/2018 promulgated by the Council of Ministers mandated with the authority to lead the Job Creation…

First Virtual Job Expo in Addis

Ethiopia’s first online Job Expo will be held in the partnership between Jobs Creation Commission and Dereja.com, a subsidiary of Info Mind Solutions Plc., and funding from…

Jobs Creation Commission launches Enabling Ethiopia, a 5-year job opportunities project, in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation

The Jobs Creation Commission, in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation, has launched a 5-year project, Enabling Ethiopia, to support job creation in Ethiopia through driving…

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