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ActionAid amasses awards

Monday, February 27, 2017 - 11:17

During their March 8 celebration , West and East Azernet Berbere woredas showered AAE with gifts and certificates of recognition.

Both East and West Azernet Berbere woredas awarded AAE for its contribution on women empowerment. In addition, at an educational conference it conducted during the March 8 celebrations West Azernet  Berbere recognized  and awarded AAE for its  works to ensure quality  education in the area.

‘አክሽንኤየድ  ጫካዉን  መንጥሮልናልና  እርሱ  ቢወጣም ወደ  ሁዋላ አንመለስም፡(meaning: AcrionAid has already paved the way out of poverty for us. We will keep progressing  and never turn back.’ said a woman from East Azernet explaining how she and fellow women have been  capacitated to stand by themselves.

Deputy Administrator of West Azernet Woreda also lauded AAE’s women empowerment works in the Woreda. He also mentioned the case of Lalute Redi, a woman from his area, elected as Vice Chair Woman of the  Africa Women Farmers Forum.

Lalutie Redi, a model farmer from this intervention areas, has been  Vice president of Africa Rural Women Farmers Forum (RWFF) for over a year now.