FSMMIPA

ፌዴራል አነስተኛና መካከለኛ ማኑፋክቸሪንግ ኢንዱስትሪ ማስፋፊያ ባለሥልጣን

Federal Small & Medium Manufacturing Industry Promotion Authority

Duties and Responsibilities of Women, Children and Youth Affairs Directorate

The directorate is accountable to the director general and has the following powers and duties:

1. Shall design strategies to implement national women, youth, Special Need (People with Disability), HIV/AIDS and environment policy and monitor the implementation of the same.
2. Evaluates whether policies, development programs and projects addresses gender, Special Need (People with Disability), HIV/AIDS and environment issues; provide feedback and monitors implementation of the same.
3. Prepares various manuals, panel discussions and written materials to raise awareness on mainstreaming gender, Special Need (People with Disability), HIV/AIDS and environment to Small and Medium Manufacturing Industry Development.
4. Monitors researches and new technologies in the sector whether it consider challenges of women, youth, Special Need (People with Disability), HIV/AIDS and environment.
5. Design projects that have positive impact on the livelihood of women, youth, Special Need (People with Disability), people living HIV/AIDS (PLHA) and environment.
6. Provide necessary assistance to enhance capacity and skill of women, youth, Special Need (People with Disability and PLHA associations.
7. Shall create interference with Governmental and Non-governmental Organizations working on the areas of gender, Special Need (People with Disability), HIV/AIDS and environment.
8. Shall monitor the enforcement’s of the right and benefits of women, youth, Special Need (People with Disability) and PLHA in accordance with the affirmative action as well as policies adopted by the government in order to increase the participation and benefits of the same.