ECDD- KEFTA project held Disability Inclusion Awareness Training in ‘Adama City’
ECDD KEFTA project conducted Capacity Building and Disability Inclusion Awareness Training (DIAT) for 42 participants of KEFTA consortium program implementers from August 29 -30, 2022 in ‘Adama City’, Ethiopia.
‘Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Advocacy Methods Training’ held in Addis Ababa.
ECDD- Advancing Disability Voice, Rights Advocacy and National Coordination in Ethiopia (ADVANCE) project conducted training on ‘Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Advocacy Methods’ for Organization of Persons with Disability (OPDs) leaders and staff from Sept.3-4,2022 in Addis Ababa. The training was sponsored by Evangelical Lutheran Mission (FELM).
ECDD ‘Minch’ team promoted ‘Minch 6768’ in ‘Hawassa City’
ECDD ‘Minch’ team promoted ‘Minch 6768’ in ‘Hawassa City’ for Organization of Persons with Disability (OPD) members from August 30-31, 2022. ‘Minch 6768’ platform is free interactive information center for disability issues in Ethiopia. The program was funded by Finnish Evangelical Lutheran Mission (FELM).
Increased awareness among health professionals to provide basic health services, and make referrals for specialized services, to persons with disabilities, and their families by 2023.
The Empower project has become a turning point to change the medical based socially constructed community to think about an inclusive higher learning institute in the area of teaching, research and community service engagement.
Sp/Ne/Edu/Support Center Directorate Director.
“Tekle, who is 28, 10+3, sociable and active, is a barber in a rented small shop. Almaz, who is 25, 10th grade, has many skills to support their life. She makes sauce named datta /ዳጣ/ basically from green pepper and pepper powder /በርበሬ/ when ordered to prepare and dresses women’s hair in traditional way /ሹሩባ/.
Couples benefited from SRH and life skill Training
ECDD implemented Accessibility modification works at the Debre Berhan University.
On behalf of Debre Berhan University I am would like to express my heartfelt thanks to ECDD/EMPOWER Project for their ongoing support.
Gender and Cross Cutting Issues Directorate Director /Debre Berhan University