ActionAid Ethiopia (AAE) Semen Bench LRP participated in 2023 IWD events and celebrations from kebele/school/ level up to regional levels. The organization's achievements in empowering women and girls
Women and girls, in general and those living in rural areas tend to spend a
disproportionate share of their time in unpaid care work (UCW). This reduces
the amount of time available for attending
The CEDAW’s Committee, in its concluding observation (CEDAW/C/ETH/CO/6-7), has
underlined the importance of implementing a strategy that robustly challenge the root causes
Despite legal, institutional and programmatic measures, violence against women
and girls continues to affect women and girls. It continues to violate their human
rights and shatter their future to
Why Women in Technology?
Ensuring gender equality in technology and innovation is beyond
respecting and fulfilling the human rights of men and women. It
assures the initiation of diversified
Women and girls continue to experience violence in all the
corners of their life (at home, community and offices).
23% of women age 15-49, have experienced physical
violence and 10% have
Back in September 2022, amidst a workshop
on Women Economic Empowerment sponsored by UN WOMEN and ActionAid, Ms.
Fanos, Deputy Manager of the cooperative,
explained about the situation her