Ermias MekonnenProgram Manager
Nia News November 21, 2018
On Sunday November 18, 2018, H.E. Dr. Amir Aman, Health Minister of FDRE, paid a visit to the Nia Foundation’s Joy...read More
Leadership and Entrepreneurship
Leadership and Entrepreneurship Development Programme The problem and importance of the intervention Women’s economic empowerment and participating in leadership is a prerequisite for sustainable development and pro-poor growth. Achieving women’s...0 USD donated
Socio-Economic Empowerment and Livelihood Promotion of vulnerable women and youth The problem and importance of the intervention Sustainable development will not be achieved unless the needs of all people are...0 USD donated
‘Yagebagnal’ which means ‘It Concerns Me’ Movement
‘Yagebagnal’ which means ‘It Concerns Me’ Movement The problem and importance of the intervention. The ‘Yagebagnal’ movement is one of the innovative approaches established by Nia Foundation to tackle the vast...0 USD donated
Sexual & Reproductive Health
Promoting Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS Education and Services The problem and importance of the intervention Sexual and reproductive health includes physical and physiological processes and functions in addition...0 USD donated
Autism Rehabilitation and Awareness
Holistic Development of Children and Youth with Autism and Related Developmental Disorders The problem and importance of the intervention Autism is a developmental disorder that was first described by...0 USD donated
Come and have fun! Every Fridays Morning – A time to enjoy and Play with our special kids. Show your love and support, just by dropping by and sharing your time It will surely be quite an experience – ...
“Let us all extend our help so that the Joy Center’s work can reach many more desperately seeking assistance. Since a good society is perhaps best measured by how well it treats its most disadvantaged citizens, I call on Ethiopians, in and out of government, to show special care and concern to our children with autism.”
H.E. The Late Prime Minister, FDRE
“The embassy acknowledges the organization’s concerted effort in sensitizing the public and lobbying the policy makers to understand the needs of persons with autism and protect the victims from abuse.”
Jukka Pajarinen (Mr), Counsellor, Deputy Head of Mission, Finland Embassy
“Because of this school I have been able to go to school myself. I have even had time to meet with other people. And even acquired a diploma in accounting.”
Alemtsehay, Beneficiacy, Parent of a Child with Autism
“Nia Foundation pioneers in identifying and addressing emerging issues in the community and challenges everyone to think differently. Nia Foundation is a good role model for social entrepreneurs and activists. The organization’s programs encourage mutual accountability and self-sufficiency through engaging all relevant stakeholders, including the beneficiaries themselves.”
Yemeserach Belayneh, Country Advisor, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
“Passing through Nia’s Sink Bet (youth rehabilitation and training center) helped me to get the time and support to make me settle, sort out what I want to be and define my future. Had I not be able to joining the center I would have been lost in the world of drug addiction and my life would have been ruined.”
Nitsuh Getachew, Beneficiary Youth
“After I found this school for my child, I went back to school. I started working. I was able to live a normal life.”
Aster, Beneficiary, Parent of a Child with Autism
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