የሳይንስ ካፌ በኦሮሚያ ክልል ሊገነባ ነው።
የኢ.ፊ.ዲ.ሪ ሳይንስና ቴክኖሎጂ ሚኒስቴር ከኦሮሚያ ሳይንስና ቴክኖሎጂ ልማት ኤጀንሲ ጋር በኦሮሚያ ብሔራዊ ክልላዊ መንግስት በተመረጡ ዋና ዋና ከተሞች የሳይንስ ካፌዎችን ለመገንባት የሚያስችል የስምምነት ሰነድ ተፈራረሙ፡፡
በፊርማ ስነስርዓቱ ላይ የተገኙት የሳይንስና ቴክኖሎጂ ሚኒስቴር ሚኒስትር ዴኤታ ዶ/ር ሹመቴ ግዛው ‹‹ ሀገራት በሳይንስና ቴክኖሎጂ ያላቸው ተጠቃሚነትና ዕድገት ለማዘመን በምርምር ማዕከላትና በከፍተኛ ትምህርት ተቋማት ላይ ከፍተኛ በጀት በመመደብ ለውጤታማነታቸው ከሚያደርጉት ጥረት ባሻገር ህዝባቸውን በሳይንስና ቴክኖሎጂ ዘርፍ ያለው ግንዛቤና ተሳትፎ እንዲያድግ ሁሉን አቀፍ እንቅስቃሴ ያደርጋሉ:: በዚህ ረገድ የሳይንስ ግንዛቤ በህብረተሰቡ ውስጥ በማዳበር ጉልህ ሚና ከሚጫወቱ ዘርፎች መካከል የሳይንስ ካፌ ዋነኛው በመሆኑ የማስፋፋቱ ስራ ተጠናክሮ ይቀጥላል›› ብለዋል፡፡
Message from the Minister
H.E. Dr.-Ing. Getahun Mekuria Kuma has been appointed as the new Minister for Science and Technology beginning the 1st of November 2016. The appointment is part of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn's cabinet reshuffle that came in the first week of November.
H.E. Dr.-Ing. Getahun has served the Ministry for the past two years as State Minister and Director General. Previously, H.E. Dr.-Ing. Getahun worked for the Addis Ababa Institute of Technology of Addis Ababa University in different academic and management capacities. He earned his BSc and MSc degrees in Electrical Engineering from Addis Ababa University. He completed his PhD degree in the same field at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany. The appointment of H.E. Dr.-Ing. Getahun as the Minister for Science and Technology is expected to galvanize the transformation process that the Ministry has already embarked on.
H.E Dr Ing. Getahun Mekuria, Minister of Science and Technology of Ethiopia has addressed the 61st General Conference of IAEA at Vienna International Center, Vienna. The Minister said that Nuclear Technology is used in Ethiopia for peaceful purposes in Agriculture, Food Safety and Human Health sectors. He stressed the need for strengthened technical cooperation between the Agency and developing countries. He also condemned the weaponization of Nuclear energy and called for diplomatic solutions to resolve the current tensions in the Korean Peninsula.