Dear All !!
On behalf of the Board of Management, Management, staff and children and youth with disabilities under rehabilitaion and tens of thousands beneficiaries of CE’s services, We all at Cheshire Ethiopia are deeply grieved to inform you the death of ,Ato Gebremedhin Bekele, who was Executive Director of Cheshire Ethiopia since mid 70s.
Gebremedhin passed away on Wednesday 3rd of April, 2019 peacefully in the presence of his family and dear ones at Nordic Medical Center of Addis Ababa.
He was a strong man, always focused and determined .Moreover a great visionary leader and instrumental for the enhancement of social functioning of Persons with disabilities and creation and development of inclusive world in all discourses.
Ato Gebremedhin was passionate for his work and a great mentor to his management team and staff. It is worth mentioning that he was good adviser, therapist, caretaker, administrator, clinician, diplomat, negotiator, empathize, Active Listener, organizer, coordinator with high sense and caliber of social perceptiveness and boundary setter when situations and resources require to determine what can be achieved or not .
Our heartfelt condolences go to his family, work colleagues and the people around him.
May God Rest His Soul in Peace!!