Information for Investors

Investment Guarantees

STRONG INVESTMENT GUARANTEES

• The constitution and the investment code of the country guarantee the protection of private property.

• Ethiopia is a signatory to the main international investment related institutions – for example, it is a member of the Multi-Lateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA).

• Ethiopia is also a signatory of the Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States (ICSID) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).The accession process to the WTO is well underway.

• Ethiopia has concluded Bilateral Investment Promotion and Protection Agreements (BITs) and Avoidance of Double Taxation Agreements with a number of countries.