November 29, 2020

Commendable societal awareness on voluntary blood...

Commendable societal awareness on voluntary blood donation

Asmara, 29 November 2020 – Commending the already registered awareness on voluntary blood donation, health professionals called for its reinforced integrated effort on organizing awareness raising campaigns throughout the country.

At an interview conducted with Eri-TV, Prof. Tsegereda Gebrehiwet, Dr. Yosief Tewelde and Dr. Habteslasie Zerezgi commended the National Blood Transfusion Center and the National Association of Blood Donors for their contribution in supplying Hospitals with blood. Read more

November 28, 2020

ICSOE 24th Meeting – Economic and Social Impacts...

ICSOE 24th Meeting – Economic and Social Impacts of the Covid-19 Crisis on Eastern Africa: Strategies for Building-Back-Better

By Billion Temesghen|Throughout the year 2019-2020 the world has been suffering from the threats of Covid-19 which has forced countries of the world to shift governance methods to tackle the pandemic and its impact on business. East African countries have been especially confronted with significant challenges as they have also been overwhelmed by locust infestation, flooding and other natural disasters this past year. To deliberate on finding ways to deal with the impacts of the disasters, East Africa’s policy makers conducted their 24th meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Senior Officials and Experts (ICSOE) from 24th to 25th November 2020. Read more

November 25, 2020

Continued Education and Skills Development

Continued Education and Skills Development

By Dr. Fikrejesus Amahazion | Late last week, 55 Eritrean civil servants and internal auditors completed an 11-day workshop which broadly focused on internal auditing skills. The workshop, held in Asmara and featuring males and females from all regions of the country, was co-organized by the Eritrean Center for Organizational Excellence and the Office of the Auditor-General. The workshop’s programs and courses were developed, directed, and delivered by a number of high-level professionals and experts possessing considerable local and international experience. In addition to helping develop effective internal auditing skills of participants, the workshop led to the design of a five-year strategic plan for integrating auditing units within all government institutions, tentatively called the “2021-2025 Strategic Plan”. The successful conclusion of the recent auditing workshop provides a useful and timely opportunity to reflect upon the general importance of auditing, as well as recall several of the broad benefits associated with continued training and education. Read more

November 20, 2020

Interview: “Ethiopia Is Undergoing Through a...

Interview: “Ethiopia Is Undergoing Through a Transition“

ASMARA/ MÜNSTER. In July 2020 Ulrich Coppel sent written questions to Eritrea’s Foreign Minister Osman Saleh. It was intended as a „follow-up“ to an interview published in the WESTFÄLISCHE NACHRICHTEN in October 2019. For technical reasons, however, Osman Saleh was unable to answer the following questions until 16 October 2020. Important fundamental issues, such as the Eritrean National Service, the development of a constitution, but also current affairs such as the state of relations between Germany and Eritrea and COVID were discussed. Read more

November 18, 2020

Eritrea’s delegation visit Egypt

Eritrea’s delegation visit Egypt

Asmara, 18 November 2020 – Eritrea’s delegation composed of Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Presidential Adviser Yemane Ghebreab met the Foreign Minister of Egypt Sameh Shoukri in Cairo today. The meeting was a continuation of the regular consultations between the two countries on bilateral and regional issues .Today’s discussion between the Eritrean and Egyptian delegations was centered on bilateral trade and investment. The two sides further exchanged views regarding developments in the ongoing talks on the Renaissance Dam as well as the current situation in Ethiopia.

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