The Ethiopian partners did and are still doing all the hard work to make progress in Southern Ethiopia tangible. Here a list of our main partner organisation over the years.

Wolaitta Development Association  (WODA) was our main partner NGO in South Ethiopia. Since their start in 2000 they have carried out an amazing number of development projects in their region. WODA Mission statement it is to mobilize and work with people of Wolaitta, to promote human transformation, seek justice and eliminate poverty and ignorance.

Wolaitta Liqa Secondary School.  In 2007 WoDA started the Liqa public school for talented students with vulnerable economic backgroud and orphans. ISOB has supported this school since its beginnings. Education is a long time investment. It was in 2014 that the school started reaping the benefits of their hard work.  

Wolaitta Soddo University. (WSU)  We carried out a Capacity Project on a continued base. We shipped thousands of study books to WSU. The distributed these books according to the levels and needs.

Wolaitta Sodo Municipality. In 2015-17 we worked with Wolaitta Sodo Municipality to improve the Wolaitta Public Library in Sodo.

Volunteers in Ethiopia. Our main volunteer is Mr. Ashenafi Kebede Ayde, ICT teacher and since 2018 Dean of the ICT department at the Wolaitta Soddo University. (WSU).  Ashenafi works on project proposals and project implementation. He is involved in the Offa School Projects and is in the Public Library project in Sodo.

Deda Farmers Association. Between 2014 and the end of 2017 two of our volunteers worked with the local Farmer's Association in DEDA to establish the Deda learning Centre. In 2017 they founded Dessi-Tuji. The Deda learning Centre Project continues under the Dessi-Tuji Foundation.

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 Wolaitta Development Association  (WODA) Diverse projecten waarvoor ISOB fondsen heeft ontvangen zijn uitgevoerd door WODA. Ons grootste gezamenlijke project is de bouw van de Wolaitta Sodo Openbare Bibliohteek geweest. Het meest succesvolle ondewijs project van WoDA is de Wolaitta Liqa Secondary School, waarvan zij oprichter en eigenaar zijn.

Wolaitta Liqa Secondary SchoolSinds de school is opgericht in 2007 hebben wij boeken gegeven voor de bibliotheek en geld voor facilitaire voorzieningen. Vanaf 2010 t/m 2019 hebben we kwetsbare studenten gesponsored.

Wolaitta Soddo University. (WSU)  In het kader van ons Capaciteitsproject heeft ISOB duizenden studieboeken verzonden naar o.a. WSU. Zij hebben deze partijen boeken opgehaald in o.a. Djibouti en Modjo, en eigenhandig gesorteerd en verdeeld onder basis en middelbare scholen in de region en het hoger onderwijs in Wolaitta Sodo.

Deda Farmers Association. Van 2014 tot eind 2017 werkten twee van onze vrijwilligers samen met de lokale boeren vereniging aan het Deda leercentrum. In 2017 hebben zij Stichting Dessi-Tuji opgericht. Het Deda leercentrum project gaat door onder deze Stichting.