Benishangul establishes fund raising committee to rehabilitate displaced people
Addis Ababa, December 31, 2020 (FBC) –A fund raising committee has been established to sustainably rehabilitate those community members displaced due to the recent security problems in Metekel zone, Benishangul Gumuz regional state.
The regional state’s communication office head, Meles Beyene, said the regional state together with the federal government and other partners has been providing humanitarian aid to the displaced people.
In addition to the humanitarian assistance being delivered to them, a fund raising committee has been formed at a regional level to sustainably rehabilitate the displaced community, he added.
According to Meles, the fund raising programs will be held with the involvement of investors who invested in the region, government and non-government organizations as well as the community.
He said the committee will start its work soon and use various types of fund raising schemes.