The Minister of Education H.E. Shiferaw Shiguteand and State Secretary Tone Skogen.
The Minister of Education H.E. Shiferaw Shiguteand and State Secretary Tone Skogen.

Ethiopian Minister of Education visit to Norway

Last updated: 20.05.2016 // The Minister of Education H.E. Shiferaw Shigute, Minister of State for General Education H.E.Dr. Tilaye Gete and a delegation from the Ministry of education last week met with State Secretary Tone Skogen in Oslo.

The Minister and the State Secretary discussed the Norwegian-Ethiopian collobaration to ease effect of the drought on the students in the schools by offering them clean water and meals. Both countries promote Equity and quality in the general school and Norway will support the Ethiopian application for funding from the Global Partnership for Education this autumn.

The Municipality of Oslo invited the Minister and his delegation to Oslo education Agency, the structure of the school system in Oslo were presented.















The Minister of Education met with central educational institutuions in Oslo, among them Oslo Municilpality Education Agency and the Directorate for education and training. Interesting technical presentations were held followed by useful dialogs. One whole day were hosted by the Oslo University, Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Education.
















The Minister visited a primary school were ICT is actively used at all levels.
















Welcome committee at the priamary school the Minister visited.
















Joint interest in testing the IPAD.
















The principal is guiding the delagation at the primary school.
















The Norwegian Minister of Education Torbjørn Røe Isaksen and his colleague from Ethiopia had a good discussion on the new Norwegian scholarship arrangement, the value of the Ethiopian PhD students in Norway And the more than 20 yearlong institutional cooperation between Universities in Norway and Ethiopia.


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