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DeutschÄthiopischeStiftung [German-Ethiopian Foundation]
University of Hamburg
Hiob Ludolf Centre for Ethiopian Studies
Alsterterrasse 1
20354 Hamburg

Represented by:

Prof. Dr. Dr. Siegbert Uhlig


Tel. +49-40-42838-7474
Fax +49-40-42838-3330


Bank account:

IBAN: DE29250500000200469278

Thank you for each and every donation. For donations up to 200 € a confirmed deposit receipt can be submitted for your tax declaration. Amounts surpassing 200 € require an address so that we can send you a donation receipt.

Person responsible for content in accordance with 55 Abs. 2 RStV

Prof. Dr. Dr. Siegbert Uhlig

Indication of source for images and graphics:

Mersha Alehegne
Karin Ghion-Hamadu

Design and production of this Website:
Karin Ghion-Hamadu

Privacy Statement:


Your personal data (e.g. title, name, house address, e-mail address, phone number, bank details, credit card number) are processed by us only in accordance with the provisions of German data privacy laws. The following provisions describe the type, scope and purpose of collecting, processing and utilizing personal data. This data privacy policy applies only to our web pages. If links on our pages route you to other pages, please inquire there about how your data are handled in such cases.

Inventory data

(1) Your personal data, insofar as these are necessary for this contractual relationship (inventory data) in terms of its establishment, organization of content and modifications, are used exclusively for fulfilling the contract. For goods to be delivered, for instance, your name and address must be relayed to the supplier of the goods.
(2) Without your explicit consent or a legal basis, your personal data are not passed on to third parties outside the scope of fulfilling this contract. After completion of the contract, your data are blocked against further use. After expiry of deadlines as per tax-related and commercial regulations, these data are deleted unless you have expressly consented to their further use.

Privacy Statement for Betterplace:

The donation platform integrates different features seen on our website. These features are provided by the non-profit corporation, Schlesische Straße 26, 10997 D-Berlin. When you press “Donate Now”, you will be switching to a website run by If you are logged onto your betterplace user account while making a donation, then your name will be listed along with your donation. In case you want to make an anonymous donation, please make sure that you are not logged on to betterplace. For information see
We explicitly point out that as a website provider we have no knowledge of the content or the use of the transmitted data. For further information on Betterplace’s private statements see


Accountability for content
The contents of our pages have been created with the utmost care. However, we cannot guarantee the contents’ accuracy, completeness or topicality. According to statutory provisions, we are furthermore responsible for our own content on these web pages. In this context, please note that we are accordingly not obliged to monitor merely the transmitted or saved information of third parties, or investigate circumstances pointing to illegal activity. Our obligations to remove or block the use of information under generally applicable laws remain unaffected by this as per §§ 8 to 10 of the Telemedia Act (TMG).

Accountability for links
Responsibility for the content of external links (to web pages of third parties) lies solely with the operators of the linked pages. No violations were evident to us at the time of linking. Should any legal infringement become known to us, we will remove the respective link immediately.

Our web pages and their contents are subject to German copyright law. Unless expressly permitted by law (§ 44a et seq. of the copyright law), every form of utilizing, reproducing or processing works subject to copyright protection on our web pages requires the prior consent of the respective owner of the rights. Individual reproductions of a work are allowed only for private use, so must not serve either directly or indirectly for earnings. Unauthorized utilization of copyrighted works is punishable (§ 106 of the copyright law).

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