It is no secret that a great economic comeback requires grand ideas. Recovery from grand-scale destruction requires comprehensive and all-inclusive interventions. The HAQI Foundation serves as a platform for catalyzing the evidence-driven recovery and better rebuilding of Tigray.HAQI, as a word, means truth. The word came first, and we tried to give every letter a word to also make HAQI an acronym. The acronym ended up being Humanity, Agility, Quality, and Integrity.
Established by a team of concerned individuals, HAQI believes in the synergistic effect of ideas coming together to generate the strategies, frameworks, and interventions that will make recovery possible. All good-meaning individuals are welcome to join HAQI for rehabilitation by sharing their ideas, ambitions, and dreams for Tigray. Good recovery begins with well-vetted ideas that are clear, relevant, and customized. We are inviting others to collaborate with us.
ሓቂ ሰረት ብጥበብ ኢሂን ሚሂን ተባሃሂልና ብንምህዞም ሜላታትን ስራሕትን ዳግመ ህንፀትን ሕውየትን ትግራይ ንምርጋግፅ ግዱሳት ተጋሩ ዝፈጠርዎ መድረኽ እዩ ። ዓበይቲ ሓሳባት ዝ ህቀኑሉን ዝትግበሩሉን ሰረት ንክኸውን ኩሎም ሓሳብ ዘለዎም ተጋሩን ፈተውቲ ትግራይን ምሳና ክሰርሑ ንዕድም።
ሓቂ ፋውንዴሽን ተመካክረን ሃሳቦችን አሰላስለን በማቀድና በመተግበር የትግራይን ዳግም ግንባታ እና እድገትን ለማረጋገጥ ተቆርቋሪ ዜጎች የፈጠሩት መድረክ ነው ። ትግራይን መልሶ ለመገንባት የሚጠቅሙ ሃሳቦችዎን እያጋሩን አብረውን ይሰሩ ዘንድ ተጋብዘዋል።
We anticipate that HAQI will have countless initiatives and a range of activities , but for the initial stages of HAQI, the following are the key priorities that we are focusing on.
1. Care for caregivers
(ሓልዮት ን ሰብ ሞያ ጥዕናን መምህራንን )
“To care for those who care for others is one of the highest honors!” —Tia Walker, author
The Care for Caregivers project is an initiative that aims to identify the extent and severity of the impact of the war—including mental and physical trauma, as well as service disruptions experienced by healthcare and education professionals during the war—in order to design various programs and interventions to support their recovery process. We intend to design programs that improve their own well-being and their capacity to manage patients, students, and others who are affected by the war.
2. Road to Recovery
“Only a fool learns from his own mistakes. The wise man learns from others.” — Otto von Bismarck
A solid basis for policy discourse and for developing a social and economic recovery framework for Tigray can be developed from other countries with similar settings that passed through the destructive path of war and had a successful economic recovery. This project focuses on identifying strategies and programs used in post-conflict settings as a basis for experiences, lessons, and benchmarking.
3. Segar scholarship advisory and capacity building
“Give a man a fish, and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish, and he will eat for a lifetime.” —LaoziThe purpose of this activity is to provide advisory services and capacity building that can be used to open career-advancing short-term and long-term scholarship opportunities by mobilizing resources and creating linkages for short-term and long-term trainings to improve human capital, facilitating exposure to the modern world, and positively impact the youth’s lives.
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My wish for Tigray
“ Tell me what your vision of the future and I will tell you what you are. ” — Fred Polak
Are there things you have seen or experienced in any corner of the world that you wish to see happen in Tigray? Are there situations that you observed and said, “This should never happen in Tigray!” What is your dream for Tigray? Social and economic development? Access to quality education and healthcare for all residents? A strong and vibrant community with a sense of unity and inclusion? Roads with sidewalks shaded by solar panels? Agricultural practices that are 10 times more productive? Access to clean water and basic necessities for all families, open opportunities for young people to develop their talents and skills, peace and stability?Tell us about what you have seen or thought of and said, “I wish to see this in Tigray.” Share your dream with us! And let’s work together to ponder on that and find ways to make it a reality in Tigray!
Children of Tigray
“We owe it to our children to give them a dignified and hopeful future.” —Giorgio Napolitano
The children of Tigray deserve a safe and stable environment where they can have a quality life, receiving quality education, quality healthcare, and the opportunity to reach their full potential. Let’s work together to create a better world for these children.
Share your ideas for creating a better world for our children!
“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” —Henry Adams
Happy Teachers is a platform aimed at promoting the well-being of educators who are affected by the war in Tigray. Our aim is to provide a supportive community to help teachers cultivate high motivation and happiness in their personal and professional lives, which will translate into a more harmonious teaching-learning process. We strive to support and assist teachers to be HAPPY.Share your ideas for creating happy teachers in Tigray !