Friday, July 27, 2012
Posted By: Nomonanoto Sidama | At: 7/27/2012 05:40:00 PM
The official WaDF Launching and consultation Forum was held on 21 July 2012 at Sidama Cultural hall, Hawassa.
The Forum was attended by 200 participants including government officials, over sea partners, representatives of non-governmental organizations, community elders and other invited guests.
On the occasion Ato Shiferaw Shigute addressed the participants and he appreciated the initiations of the Foundation and pledged to render any support from the government side.
The Founder and general manager of WaDF, Ato Melesse Woldeamanuel said that the Foundation was established to realize the dreams of the honored Ato Woldeamanuel Dubale through all-rounded development interventions.
The honored guest from PPEP, Dr John Arnold shared his experiences and realization of his dreams by being inspired by the well known American Freedom Fighter, Marthen Luther King. He recited the slogan ” Yes We Can! Si Se Pude” and asked the audiences to recite after him.
Ato Million Matewos, the Administrator of Sidama zone on his concluding remarks stressed that the Zone will be on the side of WADF in its pursuit of socio-economic development.http://wadf-ethiopia.webs.com/