EiABC and the national Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Paris-Malaquais have organized a four - years exchange program focused on inner city housing and urban design. This studio will take place between October and January of each year starting from the October 2017.
During October of 2017 EiABC welcomed and hosted 15 students and two professors from Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Paris-Malaquais for 10 days in which the program was officially launched and the two groups of students visited different locations in Addis Ababa and other locations to collect data for their common studio.
From November 2017 onwards the two schools are running common studio to date.
At the end of the semester 14 4th year students of EiABC and two professors who took part in this program travelled to Ecole Nationale Supérieure d'Architecture de Paris-Malaquais between the dates January 17 - 26 to present their works.
This is the first batch on an ongoing 4 year program.