We are partners for growth in Ethiopia. We want to ensure that our success as a business helps the communities and societies in which we operate. Bedele Brewery and the Heineken Africa Foundation (HAF) invested 5.6 million birr (€240K) to expand Bedele District Hospital in order to add a new maternal wing for mothers and infants. This new wing includes 12 rooms, medical and laboratory equipment with extensive training of medical staff. re strengthening the Bedele District Hospital by providing medical and laboratory equipment, as well as conducting staff trainings to improve health services.

In Harar, we have also provided an ambulance and medical equipment to Finkele Health Clinic (close to Harar Brewery), to improve obstetric care.

We have also started a project with Kilinto Health Center. The project consists of renovating, equipping, furnishing the health center along with training staff and running community awareness programs.

Support for mentally ill female patients in Amanuel Mental Hospital

We have handed over a building to Amanuel Mental Specialized Hospital in Addis Ababa that consists 23 rooms to deliver maternal and child care and psychiatry services. The support of this new building demonstrates Heineken Ethiopia’s commitment of supporting...

Creating jobs for youth group in Shashemene

We have handed over flour mill house for the youth group in Shashemene, Oromia region. The total cost for the construction of the house and purchase of mills was 1.2 million birr. The handover event attracts mayor of the city (Temam Hussain) and other officials in the...