About the Ministry of Education
The Federal Democratic Republic Government of Ethiopia's Ministry of Education strives to:
Provide a good quality primary education with an ultimate aim of achieving universal primary education over a period of 20 years.
Make education relevant by providing problem solving skills and an all-round education catering to the needs of the individual and the society.
Provide vocational education and training at different levels attuned to the manpower requirements of the economy.
Provide a secondary education of appropriate quality in an equitable way.
Promote a higher education of good quality, relevance and focusing on research and development.
Make available special and non-formal education in line with the needs and capability of the country.
Improve the quality of training, professional competence and career structure of teachers and other professionals.
Streamline the management and organization of the educational system so as to make it decentralized, coordinated, participatory, professional and efficient.
Increase the financing of education by encouraging community participation, introducing cost sharing mechanisms, and involving the private sector in the provision of education.
Improve the collaboration and coordination of the education sector with other relevant sectors.
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Message from the Minister, Ato Demeke Mekonnen:
CALL FOR ETHIOPIANS LIVING ABROAD TO COME AND SERVE IN ETHIOPIAN HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS
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