SOS CVE Actively Participated in the Humanitarian Exhibition and Bazar

SOS Children’s Villages Ethiopia showcased its services in the Humanitarian Exhibition and Bazar that took place from August 15 to 18 2014 at the Addis Ababa Exhibition Center .In this event organized by the Ethiopian Red Cross Society under the theme "Giving Back" a total of 150 national and international exhibitors working on various development and humanitarian activities participated.

Officially Opening the humanitarian exhibition Dr. Kebede Worku, Minister data at the Federal Ministry of Health said this type of humanitarian exhibition should be encouraged both by government and non-governmental organization, the media and the public at large as it is a good means to share knowledge and experiences between and among different development actors working in the area and even to start and/or strengthen the already established networks and partnership between and among themselves.

In the exhibition SOS CVE presented its main messages around the booth. The SOS CVE stand consisted of photographic and materials publications that displayed the organization strategic intervention and even was complemented by a Video documentary that showed what SOS VCE has been doing so far in the country for the last 40 years.

From the visitors feedback the SOS CVE participation in the exhibition and its stand basically played a great role in positioning SOS CVE as the national leading provider for child care and development, increasing its visibility and visualizing its contribution towards government efforts in Maternal and Child Health intervention. 
The four day exhibition and bazar was successful as it attracted over 5000 visitors.