Yetnebersh to go with her welcome message

Welcome to the Ethiopian Center for Disability and Development (ECDD), where Disability Inclusion is in Action! ECDD works collaboratively with other organizations to promote and facilitate


Our Vision

ECDD envisions an inclusive Ethiopia, where children, youth and adults with disabilities, regardless of age, gender or kind of disability, as well as their parents and families, enjoy improved living conditions, and exercise the same rights and have access to the same services and opportunities enjoyed by other citizens

Latest news

Groenhorst Students Exchange and Learning Visit to Alage ATVET College with TVET Graduates with Disabilities, 6&7 May 2015

As part of ECDD EmployAble project, Groenhorst College students from the Netherlands visited Alalge Agricultural TVET College.

ECDD Executive Director Ms. Yetnebersh Nigussie Visited BigM Apparel and Garment PLC, 15 May 2015

The Ethiopian Centre for Disability and Development (ECDD) ongoing collaboration with the private companies and commercial enterprises in the EmployAble project, ECDD Executive Director, Ms. Yetnebersh Nigussie visited BigM apparel and Garment PLC-sister company of MIDROC Technology group on May 15, 2015.

ECDD Organizes Workshop on Reasonable Accommodation

ECDD through its "Promoting Rights and Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities through Effective Legislation" (PROPEL) project funded by ILO conducted a half-day consultative workshop for blind teachers on 23 March 2015 in Debre Berhan town on the applicability of the provision (Article 6.2) on reasonable accommodation of the "Right to Employment of Persons with Disability" Proclamation 568/2008.


As a service to job seekers with disabilities ECDD posts here recent public job vacancies.



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Tel: +251-114-165859/0116-653916
Fax: +251-114-165849

E-mail: info@ecdd-ethiopia.org

P.O.Box: 1530 Code 1250
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Main Office Located behind Dreamliner Hotel Meskel Flower Road

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Website: www.ecdd-ethiopia.org