The Hamburger Initiative für Menschenrechte (HIM) honours innovative projects, this year under the slogan Project in Africa – Alternatives to Migration. We are proud to announce that PROJECT-E has been awarded as one of two African projects in the ceremony on April 4 2017 in Hamburg, Germany.
After Germany and Austria, Switzerland just became the third country, in which PROJECT-E is registered as an association.
Our students got to visit the Castel Winery in Ziway in January to learn about growing of grapes and wine making. They were accompanied by our volunteer Iga, who captured the trip in photographs and words.
On the first weekend of the year, the PROJECT-E team came together in Vienna, Austria to kick off the year by evaluating ongoing work, making new plans and meeting old and new team members and friends.
It’s getting more and more international at the Hospitality Institute: During the summer break our teachers and staff refreshed their French skills with one of our volunteers so they are well prepared to teach the 2nd year students the second teaching language from October on.
One of our students won the Ethio-WAITERs competition and festival in August! Enjoy reading this report about the special competition day at which the intensive training finally paid off of for all our three PROJECT-E finalists.
Finally: Our students have been examined in their final exams for the first year! The results have been impressive and we could not be more proud of these young, talented and ambitious women.
We proudly present a report about our cooperation with the well-known German brand Volvic, that made us part of their #unstoppable campaign and wrote two wonderful portraits – So yes, what makes us unstoppable?
Last weekend the European team of PROJECT-E came together for the second strategy weekend of 2016. Check out our latest post for more information about the different workshops, the plans that were made and the importance of this weekend for internal team building.
PROJECT-E presented itself at the Hotel Show Africa – not only an opportunity to strengthen existing ties to the tourist industry but also to extend a network of possible supporters and marvel at a prominent figure.