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Eritrea: Commemoration of World AIDS Day 2022

The theme of this year’s World AIDS Day sought to highlight ongoing inequalities holding back the end of HIV/AIDS and for countries to address these inequalities

WHO Eritrea joined the World in commemorating World AIDS Day 2022 under the theme “Equalize” at Orotta Conference Hall in Asmara on 1st December 2022. The theme of this year’s World AIDS Day sought to highlight ongoing inequalities holding back the end of HIV/AIDS and for countries to address these…

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities observed

Mr. Samuel Mamungnganidze, Deputy Representative of UNICEF in Eritrea, said that creating conducive environment with a view to enable people with disabilities become self supportive and productive members of the society

International Day of Persons with Disabilities, 3 December, was observed in Barentu for the 27th time at national level under the theme “Transformative Solutions for Inclusive Development”. Mr. Mihreteab Fesehaye, Director General of Social Welfare at the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare, said that according to the study conducted by…

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Eritrea: Activity assessment meeting in Southern Region

Ms. Senait Afwerki, head of the union branch, reported that in 2022 the union has been working by giving priority to strengthen organizational capacity

The National Union of Eritrean Women branch in the Southern Region conducted activity assessment meeting of 2022 and implementation of charted out programs for 2023. At the meeting held on 1 and 2 December in Mendefera, Ms. Senait Afwerki, head of the union branch, reported that in 2022 the union…

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Eritrea: Minister Osman Saleh delivers message of President Isaias

The message of President Isaias focuses on bilateral relations as well as regional cooperation

Mr. Osman Saleh Minister of Foreign Affairs delivered a message of President Isaias Afwerki to President William Ruto of the Republic of Kenya. The message of President Isaias focuses on bilateral relations as well as regional cooperation. In his message, President Isaias on behalf of the people and Government of…

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Eritrea: His Holiness Abune Qerlos passes away

His Holiness Abune Qerlos was elected as the 5th Patriarch of the Orthodox Tewahdo Church of Eritrea

His Holiness Abune Qerlos 5th Patriarch of the Orthodox Tewahdo Church of Eritrea passed away on 2 December, at the age of 96. Expressing deep sorrow for the passing away of His Holiness Abune Qerlos, the Holy Synod of the Orthodox Tewahdo Church of Eritrea said that the protocol regarding the funeral…

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Eritrea: Message of condolences

President Jiang Zemin was a transformational leader and a great statesman with farsighted vision, wisdom and the judicious policies

President Isaias Afwerki conveyed a message of condolences on 1 December to President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China on the passing away of former President Jiang Zemin of the People’s Republic of China. In his message on behalf of the people and Government of Eritrea, President Isaias…

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Eritrea: International AIDS Day observed

The event featured promotional and counseling messages by members of the Bidho association and general knowledge contests and discourses

International Aids Day, 1 December, was observed today, at the national level at Orotta Hospital Hall here in Asmara under the theme “All Round Impartiality for Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic”. Indicating that commendable intervention has been exerted to control the spread of the HIV/AIDS epidemic at the international, national, and…

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Eritrea: Activity Assessment Meeting of Nationals in Italy

The participants conducted extensive discussions on the reports presented by the heads of the union branches of the cities they represent

Milano branch of the National Union of Eritrean Women organized an activity assessment meeting and implementation of the charted-out development programs on 26 and 27 November. At the meeting in which Eritrean Ambassador to Italy, Mr. Fesehatsion Petros, and Mr. Teklesenbet Imam, head of Public and Community Affairs, took part…

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Eritrea participated in the 17th African Union (AU) Extraordinary Summit

Pointing out that the 1.4 billion African people could be enough market for African products and African natural resources have initiated the Industrial Revolution of the Western countries

Eritrean delegation led by Mr. Biniam Berhe, Charge d’Affairs at the Eritrean Embassy in Ethiopia and Eritrea’s Permanent Representative at the African Union and Economic Commission of Africa, participated at the 17th African Union Extraordinary Summit and African Continental Free Trade Area held in Niamey, Niger, from 23 to 25 November.…

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Eritrea: Financial contribution to augment Martyrs Trust Fund

According to the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare, nationals who want to stay anonymous contributed 57 thousand 650 Nakfa in support of five families of martyrs

Nationals inside the country and abroad contributed 143 thousand 650 Nakfa, 7 thousand 541 Dollars, and 4 thousand 685 Euros towards augmenting the Martyrs Trust Fund and in support of families of martyrs. According to the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare, nationals who want to stay anonymous contributed 57…