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

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 ECDD action relies upon the following strategies to accomplish its Mission:

  1. Training for awareness creation: creating disability inclusion awareness, change of attitudes and motivation among the public, government officials, development personnel, employers and persons with disabilities
  2. Capacity building: influencing the policy and practices of organizations and their personnel for disability inclusion through disability awareness training, accessibility audits and technical support
  3. Networking: promoting partnerships and participating actively in national and Africa regional networks
  4. Empowerment: empowerment of persons with disabilities and their organizations for self-reliance, participation and to support disability mainstreaming
  5. Information sharing: promoting accessible ICT, maintaining a website, and a public Disability Information Center, preparing guidelines, checklists and brochures
  6. Communication and Media: using social media, and working with print, radio and TV media to create awareness and disseminate information
  7. Performance monitoring: data collection, management and analysis for performance assessment to improve program implementation and impact
  8. Experience-sharing: gathering evidence for disability inclusion, sharing of good practices and lessons learned, and promoting learning through documentation and action research
  9. Disability supports: providing or arranging disability adjustment and accessibility supports including organizational accessibility audits, technical standards for accessibility, Braille transcription of documents, sign language interpretation, and wheelchair accessible transportation




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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

Main Office Located behind Dreamliner Hotel Meskel Flower Road

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Website: www.ecdd-ethiopia.org