June 26, 2013

Sothern region: Minister holds seminar...

Sothern region: Minister holds seminar with community representatives targeting reinforcement of Agriculture sector and food security

Sothern region: Minister holds seminar with community representatives targeting reinforcement of Agriculture sector and food security

Mendefera, 26 June 2013 – The Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Arefaine Berhe, held seminar with community representatives from Mendefera, Adi-Quala, Debarwa, Mai-Mine and Emni-Haili sub-zones targeting reinforcement of Agriculture sector and food security.

Mr. Arefaine noted the vitality of integrated efforts in this regard, and pointed out that soil and water conservation is a priority in the process, thus giving rise to visible need for promoting popular undertakings in this connection. He further called on farmers to pay further attention to crop rotation and production of legumes as well as oil crops, in the venture of which the government is expected to launch intervention programs in the future. Read more

December 16, 2012

The World Food Day and the International Day for...

The World Food Day and the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty commemorated in Eritrea

The World Food Day and the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty commemorated in EritreaAsmara – World Food Day and International Day for the Eradication of Poverty commemorated in Eritrea. This year’s event started with one week outreach activity on MDGs organized by UNO Asmara in cooperation with National Confederation of Eritrean workers. The MDG campaign focused on the new report of the 2012 MDG.

The participants from all regional administrations of Eritrea received copies of the MDGs and discussed the results outlined in the report. This year’s MDG report highlights important milestones on progress on poverty reduction and the progress on the enrollment rate of primary school. Read more

December 15, 2012

LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION SYSTEM in Eritrea

LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION SYSTEM in Eritrea

Livestock production is practiced in a number of different farming systems. No estimate can be made at present on effective numbers within each farming system. However, pastoralism and agro pastoralism are the main production systems.

Qualitatively, the Afar, Rashida, Hidareb and Saho are almost purely pastoralists? the Tigrigna and Bilen are sedentary mixed farmers? the Kunama, Nara and partly Tigre and Tigrigna are agro pastoralists. Read more

October 24, 2011

Program to distribute sweet potatoes...

Dubarwa, 24 October 2011 – A program to familiarize and distribute 5 types of sweet potatoes following 5-year research is being stepped up in Dubarwa town. Read more

August 24, 2011

Residents and government employees in...

Assab, 24 August 2011 – In a meeting they held with the Administrator of the Southern Red Sea region, Mr. Ali Mahmoud, the residents and government employees in Assab town expressed readiness to enhance contribution for the success of development programs, includes that of achieving food security. Read more

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Eritrean community festival in Jeddah

President Isaias receives message from Kenyan...

Messages of congratulations

Press Statement – Issue is not the lifting...

Joint Statement of the Bahr Dar Meeting Between...