SNV supported six honey processing companies in Ethiopia to access new markets in the EU, USA and Middle East markets. To meet demand, thousands of beekeepers had been incorporated in an out-grower scheme supported by SNV.
SNV is working with local organisations in Ethiopia in a pilot to enable school girls to access quality and affordability of reusable sanitary pads.
SNV in Ethiopia signed an agreement with the Oromia Regional Bureau of Water, Mineral Energy/ Regional Biogas Coordination Office and the Oromia Credit and Saving Share Company to finance households in Oromia regional state to access biogas technology under the Africa Biogas Partnership Programme.
SNV started to work in Ethiopia in the 1970s responding to a call for assistance in addressing the situation of famine in the country. In alignment with the poverty reduction programme, with its emphasis on agricultural led economic development and accelerated MDG achievement (water and energy), SNV focus on Agriculture, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene, and the Renewable Energy sectors. Read more...
Ethiopia Country Office
Kirkos Sub-city, Kebele 13/14
P. O. Box 40675, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: +251 11 465 43 86/7/9