Ethiopian Government Sport Award


TDKET was announced the best project in Ethiopia amongst 256 competitors from all sports and receives the Ethiopian Government Sport Award. 

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IC Germany: Five unique aspects of the TDKET project


1. It is founded by Ethiopians

2. It is an educational project

3. It promotes talent

4. It promotes a sense of responsibility and is designed for sustainability

5. Ethiopian children and german children meet at eye level


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„Circle of Friends of TDKET“


On TDKET's 10th birthday the "Circle of Friends of TDKET" was founded.


The "Circle of Friends of TDKET" is pleased to have two extraordinary personalities as patrons: Dr. Manfred Lautenschläger and Haile Gebreselassie.


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RNF Ethiopia report wins State Media Prize 2011


In November 2010 Norbert Lange, a RNF editor, accompanied a delegation from the Racket Center Nußloch to Addis Ababa. For his report " Tennis Children from Ethiopia" he received the State Media Award for this category (2011).


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TDKET receives NGO certificate

In 2010, the TDKET project received the non-governmental organisation (NGO) certificate. TDKET is now officially a non-governmental organisation and is therefore allowed to receive donations.


The official name of the project is Tariku and Desta Kids' Education through Tennis Development Ethiopia (TDKET).