Giving Health and Hope in Ethiopia

FGM and Harmful Practices

Mayram went through agony when she was circumcised at just ten days old. This single, distructive act wrecked her tiny body. You can stop this happening to other girls. Please donate today and help  end FGM in Ethiopia.

FGM and Harmful Practices

The Safe House

"He killed her using a pice of glass right in front of me". Ayana was raped by her father. Later, she witnessed him brutally murder her mother. She was only 12 years old. You can help girls like Ayana

The Safe House

Eradicating Obstetric FIstula

Women who birth at home, often in far-flung rural areas where hospitals are too far away or expensive to reach, are especially at risk of obstetric fistula - a hole that develops between the birth canal and bladder or rectum, caused by prolonged, obstructed labour.  Donate here to help

Eradicating Obstetric FIstula

How your donation helps...

Will help provide educational workshops

Will help cover the cost of physical and psychological rehabilitation

Will go towards a place in a safe house for girls like Ayana

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Here at Ethiopiaid Australia, we're all about enabling people to change their lives.

Ethiopiaid Australia is a not-for-profit charity raising funds for our trusted community partners in Ethiopia. Our approach is different - we form partnerships with grassroots organisations known for their expertise and ambition, who implement approved projects that address maternal health, FGM and women's empowerment, education and poverty reduction.  We believe that truly sustainable change should be local, not imported. Ethiopiaid is here to give a voice to these incredible grassroots programs that otherwise would have gone unheard.

  • Harmful Traditional Practices

    Harmful Traditional Practices such as FGM and childhood marriage disproportionately affect girls and until now they've had almost no say in regards to the practices afflicted against their bodies. Read about how Ethiopiaid Australia is giving girls a voice:

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  • Education for all

    Education is key to the success of a growing country. Read about how Ethiopiaid Australia is providing access to education for everyone across the country, regardless of age and gender:

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  • Women’s empowerment

    Ethiopiaid Australia envisions an Ethiopia where women are equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to reach their full potential. Read about what we're doing to achieve that vision ->

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  • Orphans & Vulnerable Children

    Ethiopia has one of the highest orphan rates in the world. With Ethiopia's future in the hands of its children, Ethiopiaid Australia is partnering with incredible organisations to support vulnerable children into a successful adulthood:

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  • Maternal Health

    The Ethiopian Government is working to eradicate obstetric fistula by 2020 and Ethiopiaid Australia has partnered with two incredible organisations to help Ethiopia achieve this vision:

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