Fostering Collaborative Partnerships: Highlights from Dr. Françoise Ndayishimiye’s Visit to ISHDO

On Monday, March 11, 2024, we were honored to host Dr. Françoise Ndayishimiye, the Country Director of UNAIDS Ethiopia, at our office. Following a warm welcome from the Executive Director of ISHDO, we provided an overview of ISHDO’s background and its ongoing project portfolio.

The meeting sparked a fruitful discussion regarding future strategic partnerships and collaborations between ISHDO and UNAIDS. Dr. Ndayishimiye expressed her enthusiasm for fostering joint initiatives not only between ISHDO and UNAIDS but also with other UN agencies in Ethiopia. Her optimism bodes well for the potential impact of our collective efforts in the region.

 

Highlights of FY2024 First Quarter ISHDO Board Meeting

The FY2024 First Quarter ISHDO Board convened on April 20, 2024, at the ISHDO Meeting Hall. During the meeting, comprehensive reviews of the First Quarter Narrative and Financial Reports were conducted. Additionally, three new board members were warmly introduced to the existing members.

Moreover, the newly appointed Deputy Executive and Operation Director, alongside the CHCT Director of USAID FFHPCTA, were officially presented to the Board.

A highlight of the meeting was an insightful presentation delivered by the ISHDO Management Advisor. The presentation focused on elucidating the roles and responsibilities of the board concerning management matters. It also addressed strategies for enhancing board effectiveness and achieving excellence in governance.