UAE Project Launch

The Embassy of the United Arab Emirates donated funds to Organization for Women in Self Employment (WISE) for a project that aims at building the economic capacity of low-income women and girls in Yeka Sub-city of Addis Ababa. The UAE Ambassador to Ethiopia, H.E. Mr. Ghazi Abdullah, launched the project during his visit to the Organization on 24 January, 2018. He confirmed the continued support of his government in his remarks made during the event where the first batch of the target members were present.

W/o Tsige Tadele, Advisor to the State Minister of the Ministry of Women and Children, was present during the launch and also gave a key note speech. The Director of WISE gave the guests a brief description on the work of WISE and its achievements as well as on the project funded by the UAE Embassy. She thanked the government and people of UAE for the support extended. Staff of WISE welcomed the guests.