About FIDO

Fayyaa Integrated Development Organization (FIDO) is an Ethiopian Resident Charity Organization established in 2002 by volunteers in Jimma zone of Oromia regional state in response to the fight against HIV/AIDS pandemic.After evaluating its infant support triumphs, FIDO expanded its interventions focusing on HIV/AIDS such as Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission, Abstinence and be faithful, care and support for Orphan Vulnerable Children andPeople Living with HIV/AIDS. Beside to that, Malaria control, Child Development, Reproductive Health projects were launched with supports from its partners.

Since FIDO commenced its community based development, Relief and Health activities and it has brought several substantial changes in the livelihoods of people in Oromia, Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples Region (SNNPR), Somali and Gambella regional states.

Based on rigorous self–assessment and enthusiastic support from all partners, a major institutional growth has come to pass in FIDO’s life since 2007. FIDO increased its staff number with different levels of qualifications, intervention areas and programs. FIDO also moved its head office to Addis Ababa in 2008.

we work on





humanitarian interventions


FIDO endeavors to see people having equal access for health, education, development and well-being.


FIDO strives to create sustainable community development through empowerment and partnership in Ethiopia.



  • Integrity                                            Non-discrimination
  • Accountability                                   Transparency
  • Community                                       Efficiency
  • Empowerment                                  Respect
  • Partnership                                       Self-reliant
  • Compassion

Our Works

Board Members

Dr Yohannes Chanyalew Kassa

Board Chair Person

Head of Health Technical Program at World Vision Ethiopia. (WVE)

Rev. Anbessu Tolla

Board Secretary

Executive Director at Fayyaa Integrated Development Organization (FIDO)

Dr.Kebede Deribe

Board Member

Research Scientist at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS).

Dr.Zenebech Yadeta

Board Member

Regional Technical Support Team Coordinator at World Health Organization (WHO).

Dr.Taye Tolera

Board Member

Team Leader at McKinsey & Company in Ethiopia.

Dr. Kassahun Kelifa

Board Member

Agriculture, Livelihoods and Conservation Strategy Expert at David and Lucile Packard Foundation

Sinafikish Tekle

Board Member

Head of Legal Service Department at Africa Insurance Co.

Tsion Tadesse

Board Member

Deputy Representative at German-Based Development Organization

Some of Our Donor partners

Where We work

Working hours

Monday- Thursday:8:00-18:30 Hrs
(Phone until 17:30 Hrs)
Friday - 8:00-14:00

We are here

Fayyaa Integrated Development Organization (FIDO)
Phone: +251115578114. Fax:+251115577892
P.O.Box 19715
Email: fayyaa@fayyaa.org
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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