The Center for Accelerated Women’s Economic Empowerment (CAWEE) conducted its 2017 General Assembly Meeting on November 29, 2018 at Mosaic Hotel, 10:00am-1:30pm, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

                                Member Companies & Invited Guests during the GA
The meeting started with a welcoming remark delivered by the Executive Director of CAWEE Mrs. Nigest Haile.  Member companies and the invited guests were given the opportunity to briefly introduce themselves and their companies.

                 CAWEE Members Introducing themselves and their Companies

Following was presentation made by the Executive Director on the performance of the organization in 2017, presented were different projects that CAWEE was involved in and also the results that was possible to achieve. The performance report presentation was followed by the External Auditor’s report of 2017, which was presented by Mrs. Menbere Leul, Owner and Manager of Menbere Leul, Menbere Leul & CO. Chartered & Certified Accountants.

                  Mrs. Nigest Presenting the Performance Report
                      Mrs. Menbere Presenting CAWEE’s External Audit Report
During the GA meeting, guests were also invited, representing DHL, Africa 118 and Enat Bank), where those invited guests provided information on the services that each of their organizations are providing, with a focus to women in export.

                            Saba Kahsay, Country Commercial Manager, DHL

                                        Beza Ayalew, Country Manager, Africa 118
               Abeba Tesfaye, Head, Women in Finance Department, Enat Bank

The GA meeting came to an end with a closing remark delivered by Mrs. Nigest Haile inviting all the GA participants to continue the discussion over lunch.