Berehet wereda is 128 km away from Addis Ababa. Based on the 2007 national census conducted by the Central Statistical Agency of Ethiopia (CSA) Berehet woreda has a total population of 34,800 male17, 665 female 17,135. In the woreda Emmanuel Development Association has been undertaking the following projects:

EDA’s Intervention in the Area


  • Primary school quality enhancement project to be implemented in four marginalized rural schools. The project expected to support and addresses 1500 school aged children (60% girl).
  • To improve the performance of students and decrease repetition and dropout rate  EDA has undertaken the following 
  • 1075 square KM of class rooms floor cemented
  • 11 doors fixed to 11 class
  • 24 square meter of laboratory, 60 square meter of library, 12 square meter  of pit latrine constructed
  • 78 desks, 7tables and 42 chairs purchased  and availed
  • Various laboratory equipment’s purchased and availed.