Mädchen während Schulunterricht

Debre Berhan - Children's Aid

Project goals

We are improving the living conditions of 1,200 children from the poorest families in the city of Debre Berhan. This gives them the chance to build a dignified existence for themselves in the long term.

Projektkarte Debre Berhan

Project information

  • Target group: The poorest children and their families
  • Region: Debre Berhan, Amhara
  • Partner: Emmanuel Development Association (EDA)
  • Duration: Three-year project phases



  • Promoting school attendance
  • Health care for children
  • Setting up self-help groups
  • Microcredit and vocational training for parents
  • Training and professional start-up assistance for adolescents

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

With the 2030 Agenda, the United Nations has formulated 17 goals for sustainable development. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a roadmap for the future that enables a humane life while preserving the natural basis of life. With this project we contribute to achieving the following goals:

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