The Projectteam ETHIOPIA BHAK Mistelbach has been established in 2013 by Melanie Hriza, Harald Stich and Carmen Boigner under supervision of encouraged teachers of the HAK HAS Mistelbach, a leading Austrian Entrepreneurship-Education School.
The project team generated funds organizing an Ethiopian Evening January 17, 2014, in the premises of the School, inviting high ranking local officials, encouraged parents and other interested guests. Ethiopia has been presented by geography, culture and challenges. The Secretary General of the Austrian Ethiopian Society, Dr. Desta Alemu from the University of Vienna, gave an introductory speech. NGO activities have been introduced, such as projects of GAFÉIAS, especially GAFÉIAS ETHIOPIA. Project team members served delicious Ethiopian dishes and drinks, the conversation continued vividly.
Finally, a relevant donation has been collected and transferred to GAFÉIAS ETHIOPIA Street Children Project Expert and GAFÉIAS ETHIOPIA Vice Country Representative, Mr. Tesfaye Nigusu Tarekegn, based in Dessie, Amhara, Ethiopia, who has been authorized, using the amount in favor of young Ethiopian students, for things which students will benefit from, e.g. school material. His report includes photographs dedicated to the project team, all donors and follow up initiatives.
→ Projectteam ETHIOPIA Mistelbach: Report from Dessie 2014-04 (announcement)