Gada Events is a private owned event organizing company based in Addis Ababa. It will organize running events specializing mass participation race for the first time that mainly participating of the Abba Gadas, Athletes, Tourism Professionals, Higher Government Officials and other Community Members with vision and mission that promotes an Indigenous Democratic Socio-Political System of the Oromo and an Intangible Cultural
Heritage of Humanity. Since it’s in infant stage, Gada Great Run will be staged for the first time in Finfine/Addis Ababa and will be expanded its races in different parts of Oromia as well as the neighborhood regional states. Currently our focus has been on taking mass-participation race in Finfine/Addis Ababa; developing capacity With Oromia Culture and Tourism Bureau and event teams of Gada Tour and Car Rental which will be held here in the capital and working with potential sponsors on a range of publicity campaigns that promote Gada as a peace finder for humanity.
Since Oromia is the birth place for the famous world class long distance runners, GadaGreat Run can’t wait planning on long terms to arrange and prepare different races in Oromia, Ethiopa and Africa that immense the oldest African democratic practice, Gada, as a peace finder for the rest of the world’s
Vision: As Gada System is the oldest democratic practice, Gada Great Run will be number one the world’s peace finder adventure race on the planet earth.
Mission: To be the world’s best cultural event organizer at its best service provider in tourism with reasonable and affordable price that reach the host communities’ benefits.
Uniqueness: Gada Great Run starting with blessings and Greetings by Abba Gadas and famous Athletes that is not only organize running races but also prepare symposium that creates awareness about Gada System and its values for the participants and people of Ethiopia and also organize field trips to each destinations for sharing cultural and historical
experiences with lively at the spot in and around the host communities to create ecofriendly sustainable tourism development in the regional government as well in the country.