Ethiopian Women’s Federation /EWF/ is established in 2008 with the aim to enable women in Ethiopia to ensure their advantages and civic rights in a well-organized, self-driven and voluntarily oriented commitments across the entire regional states and city administrations of the Country.
It is a plain truth that the human and democratic rights of women are stated in Article 35 of the FDRE Constitution. Hence the EWF has been exerting unreserved efforts in the past decade based on this confirmatory legislative framework, and recorded visible achievements that can be itemized in terms of their economic, social and political benefits. The Federation has been working strongly in the organization of its constituents to facilitate its efforts in addressing the needs of women. Accordingly EWF could reach more than 9 million women constituted in Kebele, Woreda, Zone, and regional and national arrangements.