- Started on: 27 jan 2022
- Closing Date: 31 dec 2023
Vision Ethiopian Congress for Democracy (VECOD) was founded at Addis Ababa University on February 7, 2003 by five individuals with sound educational background and experience relevant to civic education. These individuals are representative of the Ethiopian ethnic and gender configuration. VECOD found its genesis in the leaflet entitled “what should be the role of the intellectual” prepared and distributed in Amharic by the late Abraham Abebe. VECOD is legally registered under no.1006 and is non-patrician civic NGO.
The engagement areas of the organizations are:
-60% of the activities of the organization are focused on creating Democratic Citizens.
-30% of the activities are nut shelled at creating Democratic Leadership.
-10% of the activities are aligned to develop and sustain Democratic Governance.
The organization has renewed its registration as an Ethiopian Charity, in accordance with the 2009 Charities and Societies Proclamation no. 621/2009 and newly registered under no. 1293.
Activities for 2022:-
1.Leadership and management skills Development training program for 800 participant Addis Ababa 500,000 Birr Total Budget 1,200,000 birr
2.Intellectual engagement In different topics. Addis Ababa 6 events Benishangul Gumuz regional state 1 event , Gambella regional state 1 Event , Amhara regional state 4 Event Total 12 Intellectual engagement Events for 1200 participant . Total Budget 800,000 birr
3.School Competition on Civic engagement and organizing clubs for High school Students , Teachers and School Community’s Addis Ababa 6 , Gambella regional state 1 , Benishangul Gumuz regional state 1 , Amhara regional state 4 Total 12 School Competition for High school Students , Teachers and School Community’s for 20,000 Participants Total 12 Events Total Budget 1000,000 birr
For all Above Activity’s direct beneficiary is 22400 Participant in different Sectors and regions
GRAND TOTAL Budgets For all Activity’s 3,000,000 Birr