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Commendable Veterinary Services

[Shabait] Assab -Veterinary institutions put in place throughout the Southern Red Sea region are significantly contributing to the increase of the number of livestock in the region. (AllAfrica)

Eritrean Delegation Statement UNHCR 68th Excom Session

[Shabait] Geneva -Madam Chair and Honorable Delegates (AllAfrica)

International Teacher's Day Observed Nationwide

[Shabait] Asmara -The International Teachers' Day was observed today, 5 October at national level in Tsaeda-Christian, Berik sub-zone, under the theme "Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers". (AllAfrica)

Eritrean Nationals Residing Abroad Conduct Public Diplomacy Activities

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in Switzerland, the US, the UK and Canada conducted different public diplomacy activities aimed at strengthening organizational capacity and support among each other in encountering problems. (AllAfrica)

Commendable Fistula Treatment

[Shabait] Mendefera -Dr. Habte Hailemelekot, Gynecologist, indicated that the Fistula Center at the Southern region Referral Hospital is conducting commendable Fistula treatment for patients coming from all over the country. (AllAfrica)

Over 70 Percent Residents in NRS Beneficiaries of Potable Water Supply

[Shabait] Massawa -Mr. Habtetsion Berhane, head of Water Resources in the Northern Red Sea region indicated that with the 184 water projects worth 268 million Nakfa put in place in the region 70% of the residents have become beneficiaries of potable water supply. (AllAfrica)

Seminar On Augmenting Voluntary Blood Donation

[Shabait] Asmara -The National Blood Transfusion Center conducted seminar on 3 October to 300 staff members of the Central region administration with a view to augment voluntary bold donation. (AllAfrica)

Praiseworthy Social Service Provision

[Shabait] Tesenai -The managing director of the Tesenei sub-zone, Mr. Tesfazgi Okbazgi reported that with the growing number of residents in the Tesenai town praiseworthy progress is being registered in the social service provision. (AllAfrica)

Malaria Prevalence Reduces

[Shabait] Mendefera -The prevalence of Malaria and other communicable diseases has significantly been reduced in the Tserona sub zone. According to Erina, the prevalence of malaria at the subzone was reduced by 90% and the prevalence of communicable diseases due to lack of environmental sanitation by 75%. (AllAfrica)

Ethiopia Frees Eritrean Journalists After Nearly 11 Years

[VOA] Two Eritrean TV journalists who spent more than a decade imprisoned in Ethiopia have been released, according to family members and Eritrean press freedom advocates. (AllAfrica)

4th Conference On Pharmacovigilance Concludes

[Shabait] Asmara -The 4th Conference on Pharmacovigilance which was held 29 and 30 September under a theme "Drug Surveillance, for Better Result" has concluded. (AllAfrica)

World Tourism Day Observed

[Shabait] Asmara -World Tourism Day was observed here in Asmara at a national level under a theme "Asmara: for Sustainable Tourism Development". (AllAfrica)

Asmara Community College Graduates 130 Teachers

[Shabait] Asmara -130 teachers who had been attending a 2-year Diploma course on management and pedagogy at Asmara Community College have graduated on 30 September. (AllAfrica)

Monetary Contribution to Augment Martyr's Trust

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean youth residing in different countries contributed 6 thousand Euros to augment the martyrs trust fund. (AllAfrica)

Effort to Develop Teaching Profession

[Shabait] Keren -Training programs being organized in the Dige sub-zone with a view to upgrade the professional skill of teachers is registering commendable result in the teaching and learning process. (AllAfrica)

Preserving Cultural Heritage Responsibility of Every Citizen

[Shabait] Asmara -Mr. Muhad Suleiman, cultural researcher at the Culture and Sports Commission, said that preserving cultural heritage and especially that of intangible is the responsibility of every citizen. (AllAfrica)

'Persistence and Contribution of Conscious Youth Vital for Ensuring Continuity of a Nation' - General Philipos

[Shabait] Asmara -At a seminar conducted on 01 October in Sawa for the 31st round members of the national service, General Philipos Woldeyohannes, Chief of Staff of the Eritrean Defense Forces, said that ensuring the continuity of a nation depends on youth with clear vision, conscious as well as possessing developed way of thinking and equipped with the necessary knowledge. (AllAfrica)

Statement by Minister on Human Trafficking Combat


4th Conference On Pharmaco Vigilance

[Shabait] Asmara -The 4th Conference on Pharmacovigilance commenced in Asmara yesterday at the NCEW Hall under the theme, "Drug Surveillance, for a Better Result". (AllAfrica)

Commendable Achievement in Controlling Communicable Diseases

[Shabait] Asmara -The community based environmental sanitation popular campaigns that has been initiated since 2008 in the Central region has significantly contributed in controlling the prevalence of communicable diseases. (AllAfrica)

Micro-Dams Contributing in Agricultural Development

[Shabait] Keren -The micro-dams built in 2013 in the Geleb sub-zone, Anseba region, are significantly contributing in the agricultural development in the sub-zone and thus improving the socio-economic lives of the residents. (AllAfrica)

Meskel Holiday Celebrated Colorfully

[Shabait] Asmara -Meskel Holiday (Finding of the True Cross) was celebrated today nation wide colorfully. (AllAfrica)

Praiseworthy Achievement in Developing Teaching Profession

[Shabait] Asmara -Owing to the relentless effort exerted on the part of the Ministry of Education and the Eritrean Teachers Association, praiseworthy achievements have been registered in developing the teaching profession. (AllAfrica)

Commendable Health Service Provision

[Shabait] Assab -Commendable medical services are being provided in Igiroli administrative area of the Ara-Eta subzone, residents witnessed. (AllAfrica)

Nationals Abroad Hold Public Diplomacy Activities

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in Sweden and the Sudan have conducted different public diplomacy activities with a view to strengthen organizational capacity and back up the national development endeavors. (AllAfrica)

Ghandour Meets Foreign Minister of Eritrea

[SNA] New York -Foreign Minister, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour met on the sideline of the 27nd session of the UN General Assembly in New York with the Eritrean Foreign Minister, Osman Saleh. (AllAfrica)

Delegation of World Council of Churches Visit to Eritrea

[Shabait] Asmara -Eight member senior delegation of the World Council of Churches is on a working visit to Eritrea. (AllAfrica)

Seminar On Controlling Malaria Prevalence

[Shabait] Mendefera -The Mai-Aini Community Hospital recently conducted a seminar to village health representatives aimed at controlling the prevalence of malaria. (AllAfrica)

Discussion Forum On Strengthening Tourism Sector

[Shabait] Mendefera -The Ministry of Tourism branch in the Southern region recently organized a discussion forum to more than 40 of its members aimed at strengthening the tourism sector in the region. (AllAfrica)

Tuberculosis Prevalence On Decline

[Shabait] Asmara -Sister Natsinet Gebreyohanes, head of TB and Leprosy Control in the Ministry of Health branch in the Central region, reported that owing to the integrated effort and sustainable awareness raising programs the prevalence of TB has been reduced by 90%. (AllAfrica)

Energy exhibition opens in Asmara

An energy exhibition organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Energy and Mines, Alliance Francoise and Total Eritrea Company was opened on 6 October at the Casa Deli Italiani here in the capital under the theme “All is Energy”.

Asmara, 08 October 2017- An energy exhibition organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Energy and Mines, Alliance Francoise and Total Eritrea Company was opened on 6 October at the Casa Deli Italiani here in the capital under the theme “All is Energy”.

The exhibition that will be open until 21 October is aimed at increasing the awareness and understanding of the youth and students on renewable energy and thereby boost their innovative capacity thus contributing to the socio-economic development of the country.

The exhibition comprises 20 practical demonstrations including significance of reducing fuel consumption, development of renewable energy, environmental pollution and its consequence, use of solar and wind energy as well as water energy resources among others.

The students from Science, Technology and Engineering who are providing briefing to visitors said that the exhibition will have significant contribution in developing renewable energy resources in the country.

(State of Eritrea, Ministry of Information)