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Civil Society Organizations Exhibition, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The First Civil Society Organizations (CSO), Government and Private Partnership Exhibition and Conference has been held at Oromia Cultural Center in Addis Ababa, April 6-9 2021. Pathfinder International-Ethiopia has participated and sponsored the event. Briefing on a range of projects being implemented by Pathfinder International with different partners and Donors is going well with high energy and passion. USAID Transform: Primary Health Care Activity, Act With Her, Promoting Maternal Neonatal and Child Health services, Her Future Her Choice, Cervical Cancer Prevention, Responding to COVID-19 in Hotspot areas of Ethiopia and Stanley Girls’ Education support projects were among conversed and highlighted. The Opening was so fascinating and well-orchestrated and flavoured by different rhythms of the Federal Police March band. Honourable guests and signatories attended the opening ceremony and visited the exhibitions. H. E Dr Gedion Timotiwos, FDRE Attorney General, H.E Dr Ergoge Tesfay Minister of Labor and Social Affairs and Mr Jima Dilbo-Director General-ACSO were among the dignitaries who attended the opening ceremony and made brief visits to the exhibition. Parallel to the exhibition conference on various pertinent topics is being held. The Amharic proverb “ድር ቢያብር አንበሳ ያስር” is super quoted emphasizing the need to collaborate among CSOs, Government and private sectors for maximum benefits.