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Sustainable beekeeping for resilient livelihoods

Making a difference worldwide

Who we are

Bees for Development Ethiopia is Ethiopian resident charity registration number 2753. See our registration certificate Bees for Development Ethiopia was founded in 2012. The Director is an experienced development professional and beekeeper and an expert in appropriate beekeeping technologies. BfDE is governed by five senior Board Members all with professional backgrounds in development and livelihoods. Day-to-day work is carried out by a team of staff based in offices in Bahir Dar, Amhara. To achieve our objectives we deliver projects in collaboration with Government and other NGOs and institutions who share our aims and values.



Top left: Tilahun Gebey, Director 

Top middle: Getsh Kassa, Project coordinator 

Top right: Abate Assefaw, Accountant

Bottom left: Epherem Derebie Mengistu, Beekeeper trainer

Bottom middle: Habtam Derebie, Cashier

Bottom right: Alemayehu Demessie, Administrator


















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Bees for Development Trust is the working title of The Troy Trust, Registered Charity 1078803
Registered Address: 1 Agincourt Street, Monmouth, NP25 3DZ, UK
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