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Spenden Gütesiegel Österreich“Menschen für Menschen”, Karlheinz Böhms Äthiopienhilfe, Verein zur Hilfeleistung für Menschen in Entwicklungsländern
Capistrangasse 8/10, 1060 Vienna, Austria
Phone: 0043 1 58 66 950 – 0


Disclosure according to § 25 media law

Media owner: “Menschen für Menschen”, Karlheinz Böhms Äthiopienhilfe, Verein zur Hilfeleistung für Menschen in Entwicklungsländern

Purpose of the association – extract from the constitution of the association:

2. Purpose
2.1 The association is a not for profit organization. The association pursues exclusively and directly charitable purposes in the sense of the Federal Fiscal Code (BAO). All material resources are channeled into the association’s charitable purpose.
2.2 The purpose of the association is to alleviate and gradually eliminate the need of poor people in developing countries.
2.3 The association also aims at raising awareness about the need of people in countries in which the association carries out its project work.
2.4 Since the founding of the association, Ethiopia has been the sole destination for the association’s activities. Where possible and meaningful, Ethiopia should remain the main target country of the association’s activities. In order to make it possible to expand the aid given to need people in developing countries and to ensure that the tasks are fulfilled in accordance with point 2.2, further developing countries can be included in the association’s activities by means of a unanimous resolution of the Board and its approval by the Supervisory Board.
2.5 The association fundamentally rejects any ties or affiliation to ideological, religious, party-political or national schools of thought. It devotes itself exclusively to the association’s purpose, free from external influences.
2.6 The association may avail itself of the assistance of third parties in order to fulfill its purpose and also act as an agent, to the extent that to do so can better achieve the association’s purpose.

Statement about the purpose of the website and newsletter (editorial policy):

Information about activities, planned and completed projects, targets and achievements of the Association Menschen für Menschen. Explanation of the association’s approach to development assistance and call for support of this work. Furthermore, general information about the Ethiopia and the people’s life in Ethiopia.

Supervisory Board of the Association: Mag. Thomas Dalfen (Chairman of the Supervisory Board ), Mag. Markus Beuchert (Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board ), Romy Seidl (Deputy Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board), Renate Horak (Supervisory Board member), Univ.Prof. Dr. Bernd Lötsch (Supervisory Board member)

Managing Board of the Association: Rupert Weber (Chairman), Mag. Alexandra Bigl (Deputy Chairwoman)

Register of association: central index of associations number: 297087825

Competent authority: Vienna Federal Police Directorate, office for association, assembly and media law matters

Registration number for tax-deductibility of donations: SO 1104 (to be found on the website of the Federal Ministry of Finance:

Data protection number: DVR-Nr. 0615609



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