Ethiopia: Farming the City

[Addis Fortune]Rapid urbanization has become the main feature of African economies in the twenty first century, and Ethiopia is no exception. Despite its very low level of population, living in urban areas around 16pc, the country is undergoing through a massive urbanization. This drive is more vivid in Addis Abeba. Seen here in the picture, a farmer who lives around gouru, in Bole District is toiling on his land, on May 28, 2014 to prepare it for the next planting season, in a backdrop of the expanding housing projects