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Eritrea: Higher Education Institutions Graduate 30,000 Students

Eritrea provides FREE education to its citizens in all levels of education

Congratulating our graduates for the fruits of their 16 – 17 years of hard work. Despite the challenges, the continued efforts on establishing and expanding quality institutions of higher learning in Eritrea started paying-off.

BY SHABAIT

The Higher Education Institutions since their establishment in 2008 have graduated 29,772 in Masters, first degree and diploma including 256 in Medical Doctorate.

According to documents, the Eritrean Institute of Technology graduated 13,571, and Hamelmalo Agricultural College 4,840, College of Business and Economics 4,694, College of Science and Marine Technology 1,420, College of Arts and Social Science 1,476, Asmara College of Science and Health Technology 3515. Continue reading Eritrea: Higher Education Institutions Graduate 30,000 Students

Asmara College of Health Science Graduates 416 Students

CONGRATULATIONS. Training of public health professionals in Eritrea continues to pay-off.

By Shabait,

A TOTAL of 416 students, 40% of whom are females, graduated today from Asmara College of Health Science with Degree and Diploma.

They pursued studies in patient care, pharmacy, public health and health assistance. Continue reading Asmara College of Health Science Graduates 416 Students

AfDB Approves US $19m to Boost Technical Skills and Agro-Scientists in Eritrea

African Development Bank and the Eritrean government approved a fund totaling US $21.1 million towards support to Skills Development for Employability and Entrepreneurship (SDEEP) project in Eritrea

By AfDB,

THE African Development Bank’s (AfDB) Board of Executive Directors approved on March 3 in Abidjan a US $19-million project comprising an African Development Fund (ADF) loan of US $10.7 million and an ADF grant of US $8.3 million to boost the Technical, Vocational, Education and Training (TVET) sector.  Continue reading AfDB Approves US $19m to Boost Technical Skills and Agro-Scientists in Eritrea

Petition: Switzerland Should Give Equal Visa Opportunity to Eritrean Riders

The Swiss Embassy in Khartoum: Please STOP Politicizing Sport

By Seble Ephrem,

ERITREA’s passion for cycling is not news to those that have any inkling on the country’s history. In recent years a rising number of riders are being acknowledged for their professionalism, albeit reluctantly in many cases.

Only a few days ago Jock Boyer, the first American who participated in the Tour de France in 1981 gave an interview on RFI as head of the newly established Team Africa Rising.  Continue reading Petition: Switzerland Should Give Equal Visa Opportunity to Eritrean Riders

Eritrea and Its Season of Academic Harvest

Tertiary education in Eritrea, just like primary and secondary education, is fully subsidized by the government with no tuition and accommodation fees and is expanding at a relatively rapid pace.

By TesfaNews,

SUMMER is a season of multi-disciplinary harvest in the Eritrean academic calendar as thousands of Eritrean children graduate and celebrate their achievements from the various Colleges, Institutes and Technical Schools in the country.

Working on a priority basis in a bid to promote educational outreach through its “Education for All” policy, the Eritrean government rendered 45 percent of its annual budget to provide absolutely FREE education service to all its citizens up to the tertiary level with the ultimate goal of promoting social and economic development through Education.  Continue reading Eritrea and Its Season of Academic Harvest

Orotta School of Medicine to get Regional Recognition and International Accreditation

What the Orotta School of Medicine has achieved thus far is an epitome of the brighter future of Eritrea’s Health Care System

By TesfaNews,

The Orotta School of Medicine has reached a stage of regional recognition and International Accreditation following yearlong process of evaluations and reviews.

Accordingly, the School will soon get its first regional recognition from Sudan Medical Council and International Accreditation jointly from the World Health Organization (WHO) and World Federation for Medical Education (MFME).  Continue reading Orotta School of Medicine to get Regional Recognition and International Accreditation

56 Medical Doctors Graduate from Orotta School of Medicine

“What Eritrea’s Orotta School of Medicine has achieved in 6 short years is a task that would have normally taken 30 years”–WHO/WFME, 2010

With 152 new Medical Doctors trained in the last 10 years, Eritrea is close to exceed WHO’s least recommended Doctors-to-population ratio of 1:10,000

By Shabait,

A total of 56 Medical Doctors who have been pursuing their studies in Orotta School of Medicine for 8 years graduated today.

Speaking at the graduation ceremony in which senior government officials, the School’s stakeholders, invited guests and parents took part, Ms. Amina Nur-Hussein, Minister of Health, said that the government’s endeavors as regards promoting societal wellbeing have borne visible impact. She further indicated that human resource development constitutes one of its priorities in this connection. Continue reading 56 Medical Doctors Graduate from Orotta School of Medicine