Ethiopia is said to be one of the fastest growing economies in Africa.
As Ethiopia's infrastructure and relationship with countries such as China grow, many of the everyday people are being excluded from the sudden strike of wealth.
Desta is a wife and mother of 3. Many of her family members, including her husband, have migrated to Saudi Arabia in efforts to keep up with the high rise in living cost in the growing city of Adigrat, Tigray.
This is her story.