Henock Yared has MA in Ethiopian Literature and Folklore from Addis Abeba University. He is working as a Senior Editor at the Amharic bi-weekly Reporter Newspaper. Henock is a part-time lecturer in Holy Trinity College.
HOHE Award is organized to promote creative writing and reading culture in Ethiopia. Besides to the main annual literary award, there will be different events and trainings that run throughout the year with the main aim of promoting creative writing and reading among the general population and children in particular.