The bureau was established through the proclamation no 361/2011 G.C.
Year of establishment
Earlier the bureau was under social and civil affairs bureau which was known as ‘women affairs office’ and that through the proclamation of 2008G.C it was developed to a bureau level. In 2009 it was immersed with children and used to be called as ‘women and children affairs bureau. Finally, in 2011G.C it was established having its current name.
Make Addis Ababa a city that ensures sex equality, children right and security, and produce a confidential youth who participate and use in the development of the country by the year 2020 G.C.
Enable the city’s women, and youths to be equally participate & become benefices in all aspects and decision makings through creating public awareness, working with stakeholders interactively, strengthen structures that have public basis, extending programs of developing youth centers, providing public wide support and care to children, keeping the right and security of children, and letting sectors include women & youths affairs in their plan and accomplish them.
- Alert for change
- Providing a better service
- Guiding and working by trust & knowledge
- Devoting to defend children’s & women’s right
- Ensuring sex equality
- Mobilizing the youth as the precedence of development army.
Head of the Bureau
Name - Bzunesh Meseret
Telle – 0111 22 77 34
Number of employees
Male = 121
Female = 160
Sum = 281