About us

EWiEN was initiated by five Ethiopian women professionals in the energy sector in January 2019. They shared a strong interest in the energy transformation in Ethiopia and the role of women in the energy sector. They had a chance to find that they had much more in common and decided to start the first association promoting the role of  women in the energy work space.

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Goal

  • To promote participation of women and girls in the energy sector in Ethiopia
  • To expand the pool of women energy professionals
  • To create partnership and expose young women to the sector through internship and mentorship
  • Facilitating platforms where members interact with each other, present their works & talents and meet different stakeholders.
  • To engage in community-based energy projects that helps women in the rural community to access clean energy