OHCEA ETHIOPIA

In Ethiopia Jimma University College of Health Sciences, Jimma University School of Veterinary Medicine, Mekelle University College of Veterinary Medicine & Mekelle University School of Public Health are institutions currently included in OHCEA network.

The country structure; 

 

 The Deans of each school/College are the top decision making bodies.

The four focal persons from each School/College lead the OHCEA related activities in each of their institutions. The focal persons are;

  1. Prof. Kifle Woldemichael – for Jimma University College of Health Sciences
  2. Dr Moti Yohannes – for Jimma University School of Veterinary Medicine
  3. Dr Berihun Afera – for Mekelle University College of Veterinary Medicine
  4. Dr Gebretsadik Berhe- for Mekelle University School of Public Health

The country activities are coordinated by the four focal persons from each institutions with higher supervision by the respective deans of each schools. There is a fully functional country office based inside Jimma University College of Health Sciences being managed by the Country administrator Mrs. Samrawit Ketema. The country office has its own separate bank account under Jimma University Project finance. All funds received by the country office for country activities are monitored by Project Finance of Jimma University. The office has now also employed Mrs. Alemtsehay Abrha to be a part time financial administrator for Mekelle specific activities.

OHCEA Ethiopia has received a total of 84, 494 USD from OHCEA Secretariat on EPT I phase which started on October 2010 & lasted up to June 2014.

OHCEA ETHIOPIA TO DATE IMPLEMENTED ACTIVITIES

One Health Ethiopia project has been implementing many activities starting from its establishment on October 2012.

  1. Emerging Pandemic Threats Program (EPT- I) of USAID
  2. Emerging Pandemic Threats (EPT) – II Program