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Eritrea Institute of Technology EdTech Lab

The Educational Technology Laboratory (EdTech Lab) is part of ICT4EEDU, the Finnish-Eritrean Cooperation Project, designed to strengthen the human and infrastructure capacity of the Eritrean Institute of Technology (EIT).

BY SEMIR SEID | SHABAIT

We think big but we start small”, are the words of Mr. Samuel Tewelde, the director of ICT and Tele Education in Eritrea Institute of Technology (EIT). Thinking big is what everybody does but what makes the difference is taking the initiative to act, to make sure what you think is applicable on the ground. Continue reading Eritrea Institute of Technology EdTech Lab

Eritrea Education Minister Introduced to Finnish Education

“Education has an important role when it comes to social justice”, said Eritrean Minister of Education, Semere Russom on Wednesday at the “Reaching Quality Education Together – Vision for Finnish-Eritrean Cooperation” seminar, organised by Finn Church Aid, CIMO, the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland and the Finnish Ministry of Education.

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The Eritrean Minister of Education, Semere Russom, and his delegation visited Finland this week at the invitation of Finn Church Aid (FCA). Minister Russom had meetings with Finnish education officials, representatives of Finnish universities and other actors from the education sector.

The Minister also visited the vocational education provider Omnia, and the Saunalahti primary school in Espoo. Finn Church Aid is supporting the development of teacher training in Eritrea.

“Many Finnish pedagogic practices are applicable to Eritrean schools. For example team teaching, special needs education and more individualised vocational training”, said Minister Russom. Continue reading Eritrea Education Minister Introduced to Finnish Education