The Consortium of Self help group Approach Promoters (CoSAP) is a network of organizations that are engaged in the promotion of the Self Help Group (SHG)approach in different parts of the country.
To see vibrant peoples’ institutions in Ethiopia
Works towards enhanced capacity of member organizations to create vibrant women’s institutions in Ethiopia through capacity building, resources mobilization, partnership, networking, research, and documentation.
Become an umbrella organization that has the mandate of its members to ensure that the self help group approach in Ethiopia is promoted according to the principles set forth in the code of conduct and various self help group manuals.
we will be guided by the following core values in our day today operations, internally & externally:
Consortium of Self Help Group Approach Promoters (CoSAP) is an umbrella of SHG promoting organizations. Members, who adopt the SHG approach as a key tool for the empowerment of women, utilize this platform as a unifying mechanism for the implementation of the approach. This objective is realized through the provision of capacity building training to member organization and representing them in any policy level discussion that paves the ground for the proliferation of the approach.More Information
+ Member organizations of CoSAP reached 32 in 2020
+ CoSAP operates in 7 regional states & 2 city administrations of Ethiopia
+ 11 staff (6 female ) & 6 volunteers (6 female) working in CoSAP in 2020
+ 7 board members (4 female) are serving CoSAP in 2020
+ Amount of budget in 2020 is 13,381,663.00
The day to day operations of CoSAP office is led by the Director, assisted by Program Coordination and Administration and Finance sections.