Tag Archives: Eritrean Institute of Technology

New $25m Science College Building Inaugurated

BY TESFANEWS

In line with a 2014 agreement that was reached between the Governments of Eritrea and the PRC, Chinese Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) has completed the construction of the 3-storey Science College building complex and handed over to the Ministry of Education. Continue reading New $25m Science College Building Inaugurated

Eritrea: Construction of College of Science Nearing Completion

Construction of a USD $25 million new Science College building complex within the Eritrean Institute of Technology (EIT) is now 90% complete. Thank you China!

BY SHABAIT

In line with an agreement reached between the Governments of Eritrea and the People’s Republic of China in 2014, a new College of Science is being constructed at the cost of USD 25 million and that 90% of the construction activities have so far been finalized. Continue reading Eritrea: Construction of College of Science Nearing Completion

Kettering University Faculty Member Helping Spread Education in His Native Eritrea

Kettering University Industrial Engineering faculty member, Dr. Pete Gheresus, concluded his fifth visit to the Eritrean Institute of Technology (EIT) by volunteering his time and donating thousands of books. (Photo: Kettering University, December 2015)

By Kettering University,

Pete Gheresus (PhD), Kettering University Industrial Engineering faculty, concluded his fifth visit to the Eritrean Institute of Technology (EIT) by volunteering his time and donating thousands of books to their growing library in December 2015.

For three weeks, Gheresus delivered lectures to students, faculty and administrators at EIT while also giving educational talks and demonstrations to pre-college students in several villages and public libraries. Continue reading Kettering University Faculty Member Helping Spread Education in His Native Eritrea

Finn Church Aid Sent Education Specialist to Eritrea

Finn Church Aid (FCA), Finland’s largest NGO in development cooperation, enters a three years partnership agreement with the Eritrean National Commission for Higher Education (NCHE) to help support revitalizing teacher education and bring innovation to learning. (Photo: Khalid Idriss, Acting Dean at Eritrean Institute of Technology, College of Education with Hanna Posti-Ahokas)

By Finn Church Aid,

Finn Church Aid Education Specialist, Hanna Posti-Ahokas, arrives in Eritrea to begin a one-year assignment.

Finland’s leading humanitarian and development organisation, Finn Church Aid (FCA) is supporting efforts to improve access to quality education in Eritrea.

Just over a week ago, Dr. Hanna Posti-Ahokas arrived in Asmara to begin a one-year assignment with FCA. Posti-Ahokas holds a PhD in education from the University of Helsinki and has extensive experience in supporting quality education in Finland and East Africa. Continue reading Finn Church Aid Sent Education Specialist to Eritrea