Bethlehem Tilahun's best recycled footwears

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Bethlehem Tilahun is a great  creative and enterprenuer woman who is now  the owner of Rebel footwear found in Addis Ababa,Ethiopia.I want to say something about her innovative creativity in this short article.

  • Bethlehem Belay was born in Zenebework,Addis Ababa,Ethiopia.
  • Her family were poor but her mom and dad never stopped to change their lives.
  • At first,She has trained as an accountant.
  • After the  completion of the education,she joined into shoe-making business.
  • With small balance,she  has started manufacturing  the most elegant sandals and other shoe types using rubber tires and unwanted/rubbish materials.
  • With the latest designs,she leads her company by the new style of shoe manufacturing systems.
  • Now,she hired 75 full time employees including 200 local raw suppliers.
  • She aims to get up to $2million by exporting to different continents of the world.
  • Won the 2011 African awards for Entrepreneurship and 2011 best young global leader.
  • Her company is registered as the first fair trade green footwear of all times.


About the author


I am Hailemichael yihun,25, from Ethiopia.I have studied primary and secondary education in Ethiopian schools.Then I have joined local university in Ethiopia studying Civil engineering and now I am a graduated civil Engineer.I am a prolific writer,student and blogger.

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