WATER Aid CANADA

Supports construction and rehabilitation of inclusive WASH facilities and promotion of hygienic behavior and practices in the target neighborhoods and schools located in the slam areas of different Sub Cities in Addis the capital city.>Water Can Canada which was recently named as Water Aid Canada has been working with Cheshire Foundation Action for Inclusion for almost one decade to address the Water Hygiene and Sanitation problem of the urban poor residing in different slam areas of Addis. So far, with the support given to address the WASH problem of the poorest of the poor community, young girls and persons with disabilities who were not getting gender and disability friendly service now managed to equally access the facilities in the target schools as well as the community. As a result it has been possible to school reduce the number of school dropout and increase the number of children with disabilities joining school

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The EAST African Water Aid Canada SWASH Regional Meeting

Water Aid Canada is an international Canadian donor Organization, who supports the three East African countries School WASH initiatives, (Ethiopia, Kenya & Uganda). All the three countries have rural and urban setting school facilitiesREAD MORE

                           

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The Embassy of USA supports a project in “strengthening inclusive library and resource center” under its Ambassador grant. The project mainly focuses on availing student text and supplementary books, furnishing two reading room and audio center. Moreover, the project established one inclusive ICT room with a digitalized library consisting of more than 50,000books in the form of audio and videos in a wide range of subjects.

Adopting the toilets exiting toilets that are adjust cent to the library and water facilities for Person with Disabilities to comfortably and indiscriminately use the library throughout the year is the major focus under the project.

 

CBM

supports     the  community  base  rehabilitation services  in Agaro, Matu and Bedele  intervention areas  that   encompass  medical services   (through home to home  visits),  counseling , physiotherapy services, referral  for medical treatment,  assistive devices with appropriate training Economic empowerment to  PwDs & their families through   entrepreneurship training ,availing  start up capital  on loan basis)  Educational support-   tutorial class, sign language & Braille training , supportive educational materials Awareness creation- reduce the existing physical, social cultural/attitudinal barriers,  encourage model PwDs to join CBOs ,promote & mainstreaming inclusive development Improve accessibility- promote & make facilities & service providing institutions disability  friendly.

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COMIC  RELIEF-IN-INSPIRATION 

supports  innovation   for  promotes  the  participation of  disabled  persons   in  sports activities and events in Bahir Dar   town and its   environs  through creating  supportive  or   enabling  environment  for  the  realization of  inclusive  sport  in the  area. 

CSSP

finance  three interventions  implemented  in Oromia and , Amhara National  Regional States and Addis Ababa City Administration in the areas of  activities  that help address  the marginalized  groups of  the  society  specifically  disabled  person  and their  families. 

International Inspiration / Comic Relief, UK

is supporting Sport for Inclusive Development project, implementing in nine sub-cities of Bahir Dar started in April 1st, 2013 with duration of three years to address 2,500 children and youths with and without disabilities, found in 13-18 years of age groups. 

Lilian Foundation

is supporting children and youths with disabilities up to 25 years of age through Direct Child Assistances (DCA) by which 60 targeted children received medical, education, livelihood and appliance supports in and out of Bahir Dar in the reporting period. 

 

 

 

World Bank / ESAP 2 

 

Cheshire Foundation Action for Inclusion (CF-AI) is delighted to inform that it has been named on the prestigious official shortlist for the Beyond Sport Award 2015 for its sport for inclusive Development project it is implementing in Bahir Dar town Amhara Regional State. Cheshire Foundation Action for Inclusion (CF-AI) is delighted to inform that it has been named on the prestigious official shortlist for the Beyond sport Award 2015 for its sport for inclusive Development project it is implementing in Bahir Dar town, Amhara Regional State.


WATER AID ETHIOPIA 

in a similar manner  supports    construction  and rehabilitation  of  inclusive  WASH facilities   and promotion of hygienic  behavior  and practices  in  the  neighborhoods and schools  in   sub-cities of  Addis Ababa.