On June 22, 2024, the Dr. Ambachew Mekonnen Foundation (AMF) hosted a heartfelt event to commemorate the 5th anniversary of the passing of Dr. Ambachew Mekonnen and his two colleagues. Under the theme “Honoring Dr. Ambachew Mekonnen’s Service-Oriented Leadership: Empowering the Next Generation,” the event celebrated Dr. Ambachew Mekonnen’s enduring legacy and his contributions to leadership and service.

The event was graced by esteemed guests, including the Mayor of Addis Ababa, Her Excellency Adanech Abebie; the Minister of Women and Social Affairs, Her Excellency Dr. Ergoge Tesfaye; the Minister of Industry, His Excellency Melaku Alebel; and the Federal General Auditor, Her Excellency Meseret Damtie. Also in attendance were board members of the foundation, close friends, and family of Dr. Ambachew Mekonnen. Their presence underscored the significant impact Dr. Ambachew had on many lives and his lasting influence on the community.

During the memorial, Dr. Ambachew Mekonnen’s daughter, who is also the CEO of AMF, Meaza Ambachew, presented the foundation’s three-year strategic plan, highlighting key initiatives and future goals aimed at continuing her father’s vision. Additionally, the Project Manager of AMF, Eskedar Mesfin, provided an update on the ongoing “Flow to Grow” project, which focuses on boosting school confidence for girls.

The event featured various ceremonies that paid tribute to Dr. Ambachew Mekonnen’s service-oriented leadership and his unwavering commitment to empowering the next generation. The AMF remains dedicated to preserving his legacy through continuous efforts to foster leadership, education, and women and youth empowerment green development.

For more information about the Ambachew Mekonnen Foundation and its initiatives, please visit our website or contact us directly.