Ethiopian Red Cross Society

The plight of pastoralists in drought-stricken northern Ethiopia

The plight of pastoralists in drought-stricken northern Ethiopia

Ethiopia: Pastoralists worry about their future livelihoods amid ongoing drought

Feeding Ethiopia’s drought-affected families

Feeding Ethiopia’s drought-affected families

Ethiopia: El Niño leaves millions in need of food aid

Working hard to keep disease at bay in Ethiopia’s refugee camps

Working hard to keep disease at bay in Ethiopia’s refugee camps

South Sudanese refugees volunteer to clean their temporary settlement in Gambella

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Contact details


Ras Desta Damtew Avenue
P.O. Box 195
Addis Ababa

Postal Address:

P.O. Box 195
Addis Ababa

Contact Information:

Tel: (251) 115 15 90 74 / 115 51 91 44 / 115 51 91 71
Fax: (251) 91121 13 19
Telex: 21338 ERCS ET
Email: ercsinfo@redcrosseth.org
Web: http://www.redcrosseth.org

Language of correspondence: English


  • ERCS Board President: Dr Ahmed REJA GOUSH
  • Board Vice President: Ass. Professor Wondwosen TAMRAT
  • Secretary General: Mrs Frehiwot WORKU
  • Deputy Secretary General, Humanitarian Diplomacy and Resource Mobilization: Dr Solomon Ali MOHAMMED
  • Deputy Secretary General Programs : Ato Engeda MANDEFREO
  • Deputy Secretary General Support : Mr Wondawk ABEZIE
  • Head, Disaster Risk Reduction and Rehabilitation Department : Dr Mulugeta GASHAW
  • Head, Disaster Preparedness and Response Department: Mr Mohammed DEDA
  • Director, Essential Drugs Program : Mr Miheret TAMIR
  • Head, Quality Assurance and Learning Office : Mr Zekarias ASSEFA
  • Internal Audit : Mr Yakob FEKI
  • Head, Legal Service: Mr Tewodros ALAMEREW
  • Head Finance Department : Mr Abera LULESSA
  • Head, Human Resource Management (HRM): Mr Zewdu GASHAW
  • Head, Logistics Department : Mr Abrham BEKELE
  • Head, Information Communication and Technology Department : Mr Abeje G / MEDHIN
  • Head Volunteers, Member and Branch Affairs Department : Mr Kifelew ALEMU
  • Coordinator PMER : Mr Abebaw ABEBE
  • Director of the Training Center : Mr Fisseha ABREHA
  • Board Treasurer: Mr Abebe KEBEDE
  • Board Member : Mr Million WOLDEMESKEL
  • Board Member: Dr Kebede WORKU
  • Board Member: Mrs Mulu SOLOMON
  • Board Member: Mr Tolosa DEGEFU
  • Board Member: Mrs Zemi YENUS
  • Focal Point FDRS : Mr Abebaw ABEBE

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