Eritrea Learning for All through Higher Education Institutional Cooperation ELFA

Coordinator University of Jyväskylä
Contact details

Hanna Posti-Ahokas, hanna.posti-ahokas(a)

Pia Krimark, pia.krimark(a)

Budget402 751
Duration 8/2015 - 12/2017
Academic field Education, teacher training
Funded since 2015


Eritrea Institute of Technology

Project Description

Eritrea Learning For All (ELFA) is a Higher Education Institutional Cooperation programme between Eritrea Institute of technology and the University of Jyväskylä, Finland.The overall objective of the ELFA is institutional capacity development in enhancing educational leadership and management, development of appropriate education pedagogy skills, improving the quality of curriculum, teaching and learning processes, and enhancing the use of ICT in education. ELFA aims to offer course modules to EIT staff in education leadership and management, teacher education and pedagogy, learning related research methodology, ICT, literacy and numeracy learning, special needs education focusing on learning difficulties and the development of assessment tools and remediation programs for learning needs.


Educational Reflections from Eritrea Learning for All. Eritrea–Finland Collaboration Project in Higher Education (2015–2017). (Yonas Mesfun Asfaha, Abraham Belay, Sirpa Eskelä-Haapanen & Markku Leskinen (Eds.)