education

ECA, ICC launch centre of entrepreneurship in Africa – etbaba.com

The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and International Chamber of Commerce have jointly launched Centres of Entrepreneurship in Africa, under the theme, ‘Creating Livelihoods for Inclusion’. With strategic locations across Africa, the ECA – ICC Centres of Entrepreneurship will work with various stakeholders, including businesses, chambers of commerce, academic institutions, intergovernmental and governmental agencies, to …

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University of Rwanda, Mastercard Foundation launch $55 million partnership – etbaba.com

The Mastercard Foundation and University of Rwanda today announced a 10-year, $55 million partnership to enable higher education access for 1,200 young Africans — with a focus on women pursuing STEM, young people with disabilities, and refugee and displaced youth — as part of the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program. Launched in 2012, the Mastercard Foundation …

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Foundation laid to build East Africa TVET center of excellence – etbaba.com

A foundation stone has been laid today to build the East Africa Region Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) Center of Excellence in Addis Ababa. Addis Ababa City Administration Deputy Mayor Adanech Abiebie and Science and Higher Education Minister Samuel Urkato laid the cornerstone at the premises of General Wingate Polytechnic College. The Government of …

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P.M Abiy Ahmed inaugurates ‘African Leadership Excellence Academy’ – etbaba.com

Designed to develop world class leadership as part of Ethiopia’s Vision for Prosperity (#VisionForProsperity), P.M Abiy Ahmed today  inaugurates the ‘African Leadership Excellence Academy’. The facility sprawled on green acres, is equipped with state of the art 600 person lecture auditorium, cafes, student cafeteria, fitness center, meeting halls, library, class rooms and student dormitories. Formerly …

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SAP extends digital skills build to Lusophone Africa – etbaba.com

SAP’s flagship digital skills build initiative the Young Professionals Program is celebrating its first-ever graduates from Lusophone Africa. At a virtual graduation ceremony attended by Constantin Zelenty, Deputy Head of Mission German Embassy Angola, Cathy Smith, Managing Director SAP Africa, Pedro Guerreiro, Managing Director SAP Central Africa as well as SAP customer and partner representatives, …

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Leeds Equity, Genius SIS partner to expand virtual learning – etbaba.com

Leeds Equity Partners, the private equity firm dedicated exclusively to investing in the Knowledge Industries, and Genius SIS LLC (“Genius” or the “Company”), announced today that Leeds Equity has made a significant investment in Genius. Leeds Equity seeks to invest in leading companies in sectors across the Knowledge Industries where the firm can partner with …

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Robotel signs a strategic alliance to develop a digital curriculum to teach Arabic – etbaba.com

Robotel, developer of the SmartClass teaching platform and leader in the development of digital curriculum to teach various languages, and Nexus Learn Arabic, a UK based startup dedicated to change the way the Arabic language is taught online through developing standardized Arabic curriculum. Robotel are proud to announce a partnership with the explicit goal of …

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U.S. to help improve English language skills in Ethiopia – etbaba.com

The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia announced the launch of “Helen’s Journey,” a radio drama to help improve English language skills in Ethiopia. This educational project is funded by the American people in friendship with the people of Ethiopia. The radio series tells the story of Helen, an adopted American-Ethiopian Fulbright scholar, who is …

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Merck foundation and African first ladies announce “more than a mother” Africa song awards 2021 to support girl education

Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany introduced their new award, the Merck Foundation Africa Song Award  ‘More Than a Mother’ 2021 in partnership with African First Ladies who are also  the Ambassadors of Merck Foundation More Than a Mother, for All African Singers, Musical Artists and emerging talents, to create a song with the aim to …

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New fund to nurture Africa’s reading culture – etbaba.com

The International Publishers Association (IPA) will today begin accepting proposals for projects to develop reading culture beyond the classroom in Africa, with grants from the $200,000 Africa Publishing Innovation Fund (APIF) on offer to the best ideas. African publishing leans heavily towards education – up to 90% of sales in some markets – with reading …

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