Consortium of Self Help Group Approach Promoters (CoSAP) is an umbrella of SHG promoting organizations. Members, who adopt the SHG approach as a key tool for the empowerment of women, utilize this platform as a unifying mechanism for the implementation of the approach. This objective is realized through the provision of capacity building training to member organization and representing them in any policy level discussion that paves the ground for the proliferation of the approach.

+251-115-525251
info@shgconsortiumeth.org
Lideta Sub City, Woreda 10, African Union Area
+251-115-525251
  • Welcome to Consortium of Self help group Approach Promoters

    COSAP is an umbrella organization that promotes the self help group (shg) approach in Ethiopia.

The Consortium of Self help group Approach Promoters (CoSAP)

The Consortium of Self help group Approach Promoters (CoSAP) is a network of organizations that are engaged in the promotion of the Self Help Group (SHG)approach in different parts of the country.

<font color="#fff">OUR VISION</font>

OUR VISION

To see vibrant peoples’ institutions in Ethiopia

<font color="#fff">OUR MISSION</font>

OUR MISSION

Works towards enhanced capacity of member organizations to create vibrant women’s institutions in Ethiopia through capacity building, resources mobilization, partnership, networking, research, and documentation.

<font color="#fff">STRATEGIC GOALS</font>

STRATEGIC GOALS

Become an umbrella organization that has the mandate of its members to ensure that the self help group approach in Ethiopia is promoted according to the principles set forth in the code of conduct and various self help group manuals.

Our Core Values

we will be guided by the following core values in our day today operations, internally & externally:

Responsiveness

Transparency

Accountability

Professionalism

learning

Social Values

March 8 Celebration at Adama Town

Consortium of Self Help Group Approach Promoters (CoSAP) is an umbrella of SHG promoting organizations. Members, who adopt the SHG approach as a key tool for the empowerment of women, utilize this platform as a unifying mechanism for the implementation of the approach. This objective is realized through the provision of capacity building training to member organization and representing them in any policy level discussion that paves the ground for the proliferation of the approach.

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key Figures in 2020

+ Member organizations of CoSAP reached 32 in 2020

+ CoSAP operates in 7 regional states & 2 city administrations of Ethiopia

+ 11 staff (6 female ) & 6 volunteers (6 female) working in CoSAP in 2020

+ 7 board members (4 female) are serving CoSAP in 2020

+ Amount of budget in 2020 is 13,381,663.00

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Our Team

The day to day operations of CoSAP office is led by the Director, assisted by Program Coordination and Administration and Finance sections.

  • Mr. Yosef Akalu

    Director of CoSAP
  • Mrs. Emebet Tibebu

    Administration and Finance section
  • Mr. Tesfaye Tilahun

    Capacity Building & Grants Management Head
  • Mr. Darek Yibeltal

    Resource Mobilization & PMEAL Unit Head
  • Mrs. Betemariam Gashaw

    Program Assistance
  • Mrs. Samrawit Tekle

    Project Coordinator
  • Mr. Thomas Meknonnen

    Project Coordinator
  • Mrs. Liyou Alene

    Accountant
  • Mr. Yoseph Arage

    Driver/Purchaser
  • Mrs. Meseret Tsegaye

    cleaner and messenger

Members Organizations

Best Practices & Success Stories

  • Mrs. Sukare Shanko is a 30 years old women, who lives at wollega; Hababo Guduru Woreda, Lalistu Loya kebele, She has four children and her livelihood is based on farming over her plot of land. Due to the small income she earns from the farming, she was unable to meet all her family needs.
    Mrs. Sukare joined the SHG called 'kena' meaning (ours) which was established by Gurmuu's support in 1999 E.C.

Donors and Partners

Overview of CoSAP

CoSAP is an umbrella of SHG promoting indigenous non-profit organizations (NGOs) which are engaged in poverty alleviation and sustainable development through Self Help Group approach.

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Get in Touch

Lideta Sub City, Woreda 10, African Union Area
+251-115-525251 / +251-118-959233
+251-930-014725
+251-115-571290
consortium.shg@gmail.com/ info@shgconsortiumeth.org
26720 code 1000, AA, Ethiopia