MCDP strongly believes in the power of partnership for sustainable local development and ownership of its project results.  The reputation that MCDP acquired from local, regional and national government stakeholders assisted it to have easily carried out its project in cost effective and efficient manner. This emanated from securing technical, financial and other resource supports from international and local partners. In this regard, MCDP has been working in partnership with the following:

  • Academic and professional institutions;
  • British Council-TimeretLehiwot Ethiopia
  • CARE Ethiopia/H&M Conscious Foundation;
  • Canadian Feed The Children(CFTC);
  • Community Based Organizations (CBOs);
  • Concern Worldwide;
  • Consortium of Christian Relief and Development Agency (CCRDA)- Ethiopia;
  • Consortium of Self-Help Group Approach Promoters( CoSAP);
  • Geneva Global/ Freedom Fund;
  • Government at Federal, Regional and Local levels;
  • IPAS
  • Kinder Nothilfe, Germany (KNH) ;
  • Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA);
  • PACT Ethiopia;
  • People In Need(PIN);
  • Project Concern International(PCI);
  • Save the Children/IKEA; 
  • Target communities including children;
  • World Vision (WV)/United States Department of Labor (USDOL).

Particularly, the vicinity of MCDP’s project planning and implementation works to the government structure not only ensured smooth working relation but also enabled it acquire resources described below:

    • Space for premises construction and working spaces for  business;
    • Free Auditing services  for Cooperatives;