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Welcome to the Ethiopian Center for Disability and Development (ECDD), where Disability Inclusion 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

ECDD provided Disability Inclusive Employment Training to Media Personnel

“Inclusive Skill Training and Employment Program for and by persons with disabilities (ISTEP)” 

Ethiopian Centre for Disability and Development (ECDD) with the financial support of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has launched a new project entitled “Inclusive Skill Training and Employment Program for and by persons with disabilities (ISTEP)”. The program aimed to promote inclusive vocational skill training and employment opportunities for youths and adults with disabilities.

ECDD Officially Launched EmployAble Project

Ethiopian Center for Disability and Development (ECDD) organized a Kick-Off Workshop for a new project entitled “EmployAble: Developing Inclusive Competency-Based TVET Education Practices in Ethiopia” on 14 August 2014 at Global Hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Investing in quality jobs for young people


UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon took part in an interactive dialogue on youth employment during his visit to ILO headquarters in Geneva. The session focused on the importance of investing in quality jobs for youth, particularly those living in developing countries.



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



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Contact US

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

Located behind dreamliner Hotel Meskel flower road

Website: www.ecdd-ethiopia.org