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Mekdes – One Girl in our Scholarship Program

In this case we need to support the whole family: Mekdes is a 14 yrs old girl in grade 9. She is a great performer at school, reaching at 97%! She lives with her mother and 6 brothers and sisters in a small room, threatened by the landlord to leave the room because of an…
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Our Contribution to Prevent CORONA

EDGET decided to assist the City of Hawassa against CORONA by upgrading the sanitation facilities in 2 of the poorest suburbs of the city. It is prevention: repairing water pipes, providing 2 new lines for water, renovation of public toilets, distributing soap and water jars. It is a drop in the ocean but the amount…
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CORONA will Hit the Poor

Corona will have an impact in particular for the poor. EDGET is back from Hawassa, Ethiopia, and visited the poorest suburb of Hawassa together with Meron, a former "vulnerable girl", supported by EDGET, nowadays midwife and health officer at Kebele 01, Hawassa. The need is dramatic: not sufficient access to water and hygienic public toilets.…
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Back from Ethiopia

Our Management member Joern Bernhardt arrived in Germany, back from Ethiopia. All projects have been evaluated and the bnew budgets were discussed. Everything fine in Hawassa! The photo shows a happy child on the back of his mother. Happy Mother´s Day!
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