Facilitator for Change is a local, nongovernmental child centered community development organization without religious, political or government affiliation registered in Ethiopia with a certificate number of 0048. It was established in Ethiopia with the aim of facilitating development process among disadvantaged grass-root communities to tackle the root cause problems behind child vulnerability. Since its inception as a national NGO in 1998, FC has a good track and success history of partnership with grassroots communities, government and donor partners towards designing and implementing child centered development programs. Currently FC is implementing its fourth SPM which runs from 2021 to 2025.
To see resilient and prosperous community in Ethiopia
Empower the community for self-reliance and sustainable development that ensure a safe environment for children and disadvantaged groups through respecting their rights, adoption of modern technologies and models.
CORE VALUES AND GUIDING PRINCIPLES
Professionalism includes aspiring for excellence in doing things, demonstrating competence in the work we do, and ensuring accountability.
FC promotes community participation and ownership in all the things it does, works with and through community structures at all levels of the project cycle, and during inception and designing of programs. Participatory monitoring and evaluation and joint project review is also a critical element of FC in its operations.
FC, in all its engagements, shall give due respect to people, and shall put the rights of children, women and disadvantaged groups, and the community and the planet they belong, at the center of its operations.
FC will give an open eye and adopt new technologies and ideas, be proactive to take new initiatives to promote the wellbeing of our people as well as to realize our vision, mission, and values.