The vision of the Association of Ethiopian Digital Finance Practitioners (AEDFP) is to be an innovative network providing value added services in building the capacity of digital finance practitioners in Ethiopia.

OUR MISSION

To enhance the capacity of Digital Finance Practitioners through technical assistance, human development, knowledge management, research, networking and advocating the digital Finance with cooperation  of practitioners and key stakeholders

OUR VISION

The vision of Association of Ethiopian Digital Finance Practitioners (AEDFP) is to be an innovative network providing value added services in building the capacity of digital finance practitioners in Ethiopia. 

OBJECTIVES

AEDFP aims to achieve the following objectives:

  • Promotion of professional standards through training, experience sharing and technical assistance
  • Develop clear understanding on the importance of Digital Finance to the general public at large through creation of forums and media outlets
  • Advocate for the microfinance industry in all media at the national and international level 

 

 

  • Influence national policy and the regulatory environment to facilitate the development of Digital Finance
  • Monitor and improve the performance of members
  • Facilitate networking, collaboration and information sharing nationally and internationally

     

    Recent Achievements

    License obtained on November 12, 2021 

     

    The association have produced papers and hosted discussions on the following topics: 

    Vision for national identity in Ethiopia

    Article Intelligence and start-ups in middle and low income countries

    Challenges and prospects of Digital Finance in Ethiopia

    How policy and regulation is impacting MFIs in Ethiopia

    Ethiopia’s Digital Economy

     

    PLANS FOR THE NEXT  6 – 12 MONTHS

    Key aims are:

    • Bring together and capacity build the Ethiopian Digital Finance Community at various events across the year including a national event, webinars, meetings and hosting Community of Practice Meetings for Digital Frontiers Institute.
    • Promote the association with the aim of increasing membership and awareness.

     

    Teshome Kebede

    Telephone: +251 903 182 968

    Email: mathias_tesh@yahoo.com

    Addis Ababa | Ethiopia