Mothers and Children Multisectoral Development Organization (MCMDO) is an Ethiopian indigenous, non-governmental and nonprofit humanitarian organization which was established by a group of dedicated individuals from different backgrounds in 1997 and re-registered in accordance with civil society’s organization proclamation number 1113/2019 as Local Organization with Registry Number 0022. MCMDO has planned to implement more than 21 Projects in different parts of the country both in Humanitarian Response and Development sectors. Currently, MCMDO is implementing has ongoing and newly started projects in regional states of Somali Region, Oromia Region , Amhara Region, Gambella Regional, Sothern Nations Nationalities and People Region, Tigray Region , Afar Region ,Benishangul Gumuz regional states and in Addis Ababa .
MCMDO aspires to see mothers and children of Ethiopia leading decent lives in safe and healthy environment. The organization’s mission emphasizes on activities to improve the lives of disadvantaged mothers and children through increased access to health and social services using holistic and participatory approach. Since its establishment, MCMDO has been engaged in the implementation of different programs and projects that contribute to the national efforts of reducing vulnerability and poverty. Up to date, MCMDO has implemented more than 175 projects in all regions of Ethiopia.
Different interventions have been conducted in partnership with different donors/partners both national and multi-national funding agencies. Those includes include United Nation Office for Humanitarian Affairs (UN OCHA), UN WFP, UNCIEF , World Health Organization (WHO),German Federal Foreign Office (GFFO), Danish Dutch National Office (DANIDA) , Dutch Relief Alliance( DRA) , , AAH/ACF/, Care Ethiopia, BMZ/Humidica, , Blue Energy/EDF foundation, EHF/WV,EHF/WHH, Plan International Ethiopia ,ICSP/through GOAL Ethiopia , and Individual Sponsors .
In the year 2023, MCMDO plans to further strengthen its partnership with different donors and partners and plans to implement 21 projects/programs in more than 85 districts/Woredas of the country, found in Addis Ababa, Benishangul Gumuz, Somali, Oromia, Afar, Amhara, & Tigray, national regional states.
The projects will be implemented directly by MCMDO and sub grantees (ACTED- INGO) and (UCD- INGO) MCMDO plans to get funds from different national and multinational funding agencies and organizations in the FY 2023, namely GFFO, Action Against Hunger, Dutch National Office (DANIDO), Dutch Government, Dutch Relief Alliance, Canada National Office through PIE, WHO, Individual