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Strategic Partnership Discussion Held with Delegates from Ghent University of Belgium

Jimma University’s management recently held a productive discussion with a delegation from Ghent University, led by Professor Mieke Van Herreweghe, the Vice Rector of Ghent University. The main objective of the meeting was to explore opportunities for strategic partnership and further strengthen the existing collaboration between the two esteemed institutions. Throughout the meeting, both parties […]

Jimma University Medical Center Obtained Medical Equipment Donations from Ghent University UZ Hospital

Jimma University has recently received a generous donation of medical equipment from Ghent University UZ Hospital in Belgium. This significant contribution is aimed at enhancing the hospital’s ability to provide high-quality healthcare services, with a specific focus on treating cancer patients and improving palliative care. The donation encompasses a wide range of cutting-edge medical equipment […]

NASCERE SIP Annual Review Meeting Workshop Held at Jimma University.

The NASCERE Strategic Institutional Partnership (SIP) Annual Review Meeting workshop was recently held at Jimma University on September 18-19, 2023. This event was hosted by Jimma University and aimed at evaluating the progress of the partnership and fostering strategic collaboration. Dr. Tadese Habtamu, the Academic Affairs Vice President of Jimma University, delivered the welcoming speech […]

Jimma University Establishes Partnership with Peking University.

A delegation from Jimma University(JU) to China, led by Dr. Jemal Abafita, the President of JU, visited Peking University’s (PKU) National School of Development and Institute of South-South Cooperation and Development (NSSCD). The delegates discussed with the team of professors and directors, including the Associate Dean for Education, Research, and International Cooperation in the presence […]

WHO Geneva Published Jimma University’s Study as Special Report 2023.

A national study authored by a team of researchers from our University, namely Prof. Morankar Sudhakar, Dr. Fira Abamecha, and Prof. Zewdie Birhanu has been published as the special issues of the World Health Organization (WHO), 2023. The study shed light on the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on the primary healthcare (PHC) services delivery […]

Jimma University and Operation Smile-Ethiopia Enhance Pediatric Intensive Care and Burn Care.

Jimma University Institute of Health, in partnership with Operation Smile-Ethiopia, has undertaken a significant project to enhance Pediatrics Intensive Care and Burn care services. The project encompasses a multi-faceted approach, including Strengthening the skills and capabilities of nursing staff, Pediatrics ICU and Burn Unit Infrastructure revitalization, Repairing non-functional mechanical ventilators through the procurement of essential […]

National Recognition for Outstanding Contributions to Road Safety.

Jimma University received national recognition during a program organized by the Road Safety Fund Service, aimed at acknowledging and appreciating individuals and organizations that have made significant efforts to enhance road safety. The event, opened by Dr. Alemu Sime, the Minister of Transport and Logistics, emphasized the global and local damages caused by traffic accidents […]

Research to Commercialization (R2C) Training Week One

A specialized training program called “Research to Commercialization” has been provided to equip researchers with the necessary skills and knowledge in innovative products. This program aimed to create an enabling environment for Research to Commercialization, build capacity through a curriculum, and support research project commercialization. Week one of the Research to Commercialization training program focused […]