Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority

Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority( EWCA)

Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority (EWCA) is a governmental organization under the Ministry of culture & tourism given the authority to undertake conservation and sustainable utilization of wildlife in Ethiopia. EWCA works closely with national and International stakeholders on wildlife conservation. It actively participates in different seminars,experience sharing workshops,conferences and other relevant meetings on wildlife coservation,biodiversity,Ecology(ecosystem management),Environmental management & other related topics

Mission, Vision and Values


To scientifically conserve and manage Ethiopian wildlife and its habitats in collaboration with communities and stakeholders for the ecological, economical and social benefits of the present generation, and pass to the next generation as a heritage.


In 2020 to be one of the top five countries in wildlife tourism in Africa.


  • Respect diversity
  • Hospitality
  • Professionalism
  • Accountability
  • Transparency
  • Readiness for change
  • Operational excellence
  • Participatory