About us

Addis Development Vision (ADV) is a humanitarian and non-profit making organization founded in 1993 by a group of Ethiopian volunteers to improve the lives disadvantaged groups of society by accessing health, education, and training and employment opportunities.

What we do

  • Girls/Women empowerment
  • Early childhood development services
  • Inclusive education development
  • Community based rehabilitation programs for persons with disabilities
  • Community Education
  • Learning materias manufacturing
  • Vocational training for the youth
  • Capacity building /Basic service improvement, Climate change resilience & agricultural productivity/
  • Water and sanitation

Our Manufacturing Department

Addis development vision has been manufacturing childhood educational materials and equipment and has international and National NGO’s, Government, and private customers in different parts of Ethiopia. Our products of good quality developed with years of experience and manufactured to best quality standards


Project came to an end

” Scaling up Local climate change adaptation and mitigation efforts“project came to an end Small farmers in Siltie are continuously challenged by climate change impacts and their ability to endure these negative changes is constrained by lack of climate knowledge, infrastructures, inadequate institutional and financial capacity, population pressure and low adaptive capacity. This project that […]


ADV exist to contribute to the improvement of the lives of the poor particularly children to be able to benefit from education, health, livelihood, and other basic social services and capacity building opportunities


ADV envisions Ethiopia where all children   grow, learn and live in secure, safe and sustainable environment.

Core Value

ADV’s cardinal values determine the very existence of the organization, its relationship with others, its functioning, and effectiveness. Therefore, ADV fully adheres to the following core values as its operational philosophy.

  • Transparency and Accountability
  • Excellence
  • Partnership
  • Inclusiveness
  • Community Participation and Empowerment
  • Gender Equity

Legal Status

ADV currently re-registered with Charities and Society agency in accordance with the Charities and Societies Proclamation No.1113/2019, with registration number 0083. It has got also operational and project Agreements with the relevant government line offices in its current operational areas.

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