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Establishment of the Institution
It has been 75 years since the Federal Small and Medium Manufacturing
Industries Development Agency was established as an institution. The
agency has been referred by different names since its establishment.
In 1941/42 it was founded as Her Majesty Etege Menen Handcraft School.
In 1976/77 it was re-established as a small industry and handicrafts
development enterprise (SIHDE).
In 1991/92 it was named small industries and handcraft development
enterprise (SIHDE) and was structured which facilitated smooth operation