Yearly Archives: 2018

NASE Teachers Training conducted in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

NASE Teachers Training conducted in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Network for Astronomy School Education (NASE), which is  one of the International Astronomical Union (IAU) working groups under the Division C: Education, Outreach, and Heritage, in cooperation with  Ethiopian Space Science Technology Institute (ESSTI)-Entoto observatory and research center(EORC) , Ethiopian Space Science […]

World Space Week 2018 Celebration in Ethiopia

Ethiopian Space Science and Technology (ESSTI), Ethiopian Space Science Society (ESSS) and East Africa regional office of Astronomy for development (EAf-ROAD) have jointly organized 2018 World Space Week celebration which will be held on 7th of October 2018 at Ethiopian National Cultural Center (Assembly Hall), 6kilo with different activities. The […]

Vacancy announcement

Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute (ESSTI) is a newly established institute in Ethiopia to lead Space Science and Technology from end to end research in all space applications, space infrastructure development, satellite development and operation, and international collaboration in Astronomy and Astrophysics, space science and application, satellite technology, Aeronautics […]

EORC 1m Telescope

አስቸኳይ ማስታወቂያ ለ2ኛ ዲግሪ ነጻ ትምህርት ፈላጊዎች በሙሉ

የኢትዩጵያ ስፔስ ሳይንስና ቴክኖሎጂ ኢንስትዩት በእንጦጦ ኦብዘርቫቶሪና ምርምር ማእከል ከአዲስ አበባ ዩኒቨርሲቲ ጋር በመተባበር ከ 2007 ዓ.ም. ጀምሮ በ2ኛ እና በ3ኛ ዲግሪ የድህረምረቃ ትምህርት ፕሮግራሞች ሰልጣኞችን ተቀብሎ ስልጠና እየሰጠ መሆኑ የሚታወቅ ሲሆን፣ በ2011 ዓ.ም የትምህርት ዘመን አመልካቾችን በ2ኛ ዲግሪ ተቀብሎ በሚከተሉት የትምህርት መርሀግብሮች የትምህርት ወጪያቸውን ብቻ ሸፎኖ ማስተማር ይፈልጋል ለ […]

Dr. Mirjana Povic nominated for inspiring science award

We are happy to announce that the ESSTI staff member, Dr. Mirjana Povic, has been nominated in June 2018 by the IAA-CSIC (Spain) for the Nature Research for Inspiring Science Award (, and has been short-listed as top five researchers, out of more than 150 initial nominations that Nature Research received. This award is given globally […]

Mr.Tefera Waluwa

አቶ ተፈራ ዋልዋ ዓለም አቀፍ እውቅና ተሰጣቸው

አቶ ተፈራ ዋልዋ በኢትዮጵያ የስፔስ ሳይንስ ቴክኖሎጂን በማስተዋወቅ እና አሁን ላለበት ደረጃ እንዲደርስ ላበረከቱት አስተዋጽኦ ዓለም አቀፍ እውቅና ተሰጣቸው፡፡ ዓለም አቀፉ የአስትሮኖሚ ህብረት ጠቅላላ ጉባዔውን በኦስትሪያ ቬና ሲያካሂድ ነው አቶ ተፈራ ዋልዋን ላበረከቱት አስተዋጽኦ እውቅና የሰጣቸው፡፡ አቶ ተፈራ ዋልዋ የኢትዮጵያ ስፔስ ሳይንስ ማህበርን በበጎ ፈቃደኝነት መስርተው ከማገልገል ጀምሮ አሁን የማህበሩ የበላይ ጠባቂ […]

Agreement is signed between CNSA and MOST

Chinese delegates of CNSA and ministry of science and technology of FDRE higher officials discussed on space issues and signed cooperation in the field of space activities in Addis Ababa. Ministry of science and technology of FDRE minister H.E Dr. Engineer Getahun Mekuria said we receive huge support in human […]

Invitation for International Bidding (ICB)

The Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute (ESSTI) an autonomous federal government organization working for the development of aerospace science and technology in the country is inviting potential bidders for the procurement of a multi-mission satellite tracking and data receiving ground station solution for earth observation applications. Brief bidding procedures […]

EORC 1m Telescope

ESSTI and EORC in Nature Astronomy

Nature Astronomy published for the first time a paper about ‘Development in Astronomy and Space Science in Africa’. This overview gives a summary on the current status and future perspectives in Africa regarding recent institutional developments, human capacity building programs, networking, and continental initiatives. All the work coordinated and carried […]