Engida Abebe is a Development Plan Preparation and M&E Senior expert with more than 10 years of experience working in public institutions. He currently works at the Planning and Development Commission of Ethiopia (PDC). Engida has expertise in Urban Local Development Plan (LDP) Preparation, particularly in socioeconomic analysis; medium- and long-term National Development Plan Preparation; monitoring and evaluation; impact evaluation and case writing techniques. Engida has 5 years of experience with engaging and analyzing national economic development issues across macroeconomic, economic sectors, social sectors, and global economic situations for Development Plan Preparation and M&E. Engida holds a Masters of Development Policy from the Korean Development Institute School of Public Policy and Management, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Mekelle University.