ETH-NADO has been established under the Council of Ministers’ Regulation number 400/2017 as a sole responsible organization to carry out anti-doping activities in Ethiopia. Its final goal is promoting doping free sports nationwide and aspiring the successful and healthy athletes to be burgeoned. Therefore, in order to achieve this goal the Office supposed to execute the following objectives.
- Enhance the awareness of the society about doping through education, training and mass mobilization;
- Undertake different doping tests on all athletes who are nationals, residents, license holders or members of sport organizations in Ethiopia or who are present in Ethiopia, intelligence activities and the required prosecutions while the athletes tested positive;
- Coordinate all the national anti-doping activities through providing the intended support for the national sport federations, regional or city administrations and other stakeholders.