Can Resettlement Prevent Irregular Migration?
[Al Jazeera] By the time Dawit arrived in Ethiopia aged 29, he had been twice arrested and imprisoned by the Eritrean government. We met Dawit in a refugee camp called Adi Harush in Northern Ethiopia, where he had settled nine months earlier, hoping to build his future in the host country. Despite being a qualified health professional, his hopes were quickly dashed by the limited employment options in Ethiopia. He could not find a way of supporting himself, let alone his ageing parents back in Eritrea.
Asmara Art Deco Exhibition in Cape Town
[Shabait] Asmara -Asmara Art Deco Exhibition was recently staged in the city of Cape Town, South Africa. Mr. Saleh Omar, the Eritrean Ambassador to South Africa and the Southern African region opened the exhibition featuring photo and video images.
Eritrean Delegation Winds Visit to Egypt
[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrea's high-level delegation concluded a four-day working visit to Egypt yesterday with a wrap up session between the two sides.
The Plight of Eritrea - Why Eritreans Opt for Risky Exodus to Ethiopia
[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is the largest refugee hosting country in Africa. Close to a million refugees are housed in the country so far. The largest number of refugee is from South Sudan, Somalia and Eritrea, which totals more than 800,000 as of 2016. The rest are from Yemen, Sudan, Djibouti, Kenya, Burundi, Rwanda, Congo etc.
Eritrean Medical Association Holds Conference
[Shabait] Asmara -The Eritrean Medical Association held the 22nd conference recently at Asmara Palace Hotel. Heads of the Ministries of Health and Education as well as invited guests participated in the conference.
Popular Road Renovation Campaign
[Shabait] Asmara -The residents of the sub-zones of Hamelmalo, Filfle and Habero, are renovating through popular campaign 8 km long road linking Hamelmalo and Habero sub-zones that was damaged due to flooding.
4th Congress of Youth Workers
[Shabait] Keren -The 4th congress of youth workers in Keren sub-zone was conducted from 16 to 18 March.
Bee Farmers Cooperative Established
[Shabait] Mendefera -Bee farmers cooperative has been established in Mai-Ayni sub-zone.
Health Station in Kermed Rendering Commendable Service
[Shabait] Keren -The Kermed health station, Hagaz sub-zone, is reported is rendering commendable service especially in community sensitization and control of communicable diseases.
Seminar for Youth
[Shabait] Keren -The Chairman of the National Union of Eritrean Youth and Students (NUEYS), Mr. Saleh Ahmedin conducted a seminar to 250 students of Hagaz Technical and Agricultural School focusing on strengthening the capacity of the students.
Popular Campaign in Metkel-Abiet
[Shabait] Massawa -The residents of Metkel-Abiet administrative area, Ghinda'e sub-zone, are carrying out agricultural and environmental sanitation activities through popular campaign. The residents of the area explained that they have been conducting environmental hygiene activities so as to prevent malaria and other communicable diseases.
Senior Delegation On Working Visit to Egypt
[Shabait] Asmara -A senior Eritrean delegation comprising Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Presidential Advisor Mr. Yemane Gebreab is on a four day official working visit to Egypt.
Hagaz Sub-Zone - Students' School Enrollment Increases
[Shabait] Keren -As a result of wider access to education students school enrollment has increased in Hagaz sub-one.
Face to Face With the Eritrean Exodus Into Ethiopia
[IRIN] Under the early morning sun in the most northern region of Ethiopia a motley group of Eritrean men, women and children arrive dusty and tired at the end of a journey - and at the start of another.
Sports and Cultural Week in Senafe Subzone
[Shabait] Senafe -Inter schools sports and cultural week has been conducted in Senafe subzone under the theme "Schools: Foundation for All-Round Development".
Voluntary Blood Donation in Massawa and Ghinda
[Shabait] Massawa -Over 400 students and civil servants in Massawa and Ghinda have voluntarily donated blood to the blood transfusion center in the region. According to reports from the Voluntary Blood Donors Association of the Northern Red Sea region, encouraging results have been registered in the campaigns carried out to increase the number of blood donors in the region. The association has also called on the society to understand the paramount importance of blood donation in saving lives and strengthen participation.
Women's Participation in Higher Education Increases
[Shabait] Asmara -Reports of the National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW) indicate that as a result of wider access to education thorough out the nation, the participation of women in higher education has witnessed remarkable progress.
Eritrea Participating At International Conference
[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrea is participating at the 61st Session of the Commission of the Status of Women which is being held from 13 to 24 March in New York City.
5th General Assembly of OSMA Opens in Asmara
[Shabait] Asmara -The 5th General Assembly of (OSMA) Organization of Military Sports in Africa has been officially opened on 11 March at Hotel Asmara Palace, here in Asmara. Chairman of OSMA, over 50 high ranking military officials from over 22 African countries are participating at the congress that will continue until March 13th.
Meeting Between General Audit and Afrosai
[Shabait] Asmara -A meeting between the Eritrea's General Audit and the African Organization for Supreme Audit Institutions English speaking countries aimed at strengthening bilateral cooperation was held here in Asmara.