May 30, 2019

Eritrea participating at UN Habitat Assembly

Eritrea participating at UN Habitat Assembly

Asmara, 30 May 2019- Eritrean delegation led by Mr. Beyene Russom, Eritrean Ambassador to Kenya and Tanzania and Permanent Representative of Eritrea to the UN Human Settlement and Environment Program, is taking part at the First Session of the UN Habitat Assembly taking place in Nairobi from 27 to 30 May.

Speaking at the meeting that is underway under the theme “Innovation for Better Quality of Life in Cities and Communities”, Ambassador Beyene said that the interchanging factors of poverty, unemployment coupled with the emergence of new technology, opportunities, better facilities and increased wealth are among the main factors for the rapid urbanization. And that caused displacing agricultural workforce, climate change disasters and other man made crisis causing mass migrations from rural areas to urban centers, Ambassador Beyene added. Read more

March 16, 2019

Statement by Ms. TekeaTesfamicael President of the...

Statement by Ms. TekeaTesfamicael
President of the National Union of Eritrean Women

During the 63rd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women – New York, 14 March 2019

Madame Chair,
Excellencies,
Distinguished delegates,

On behalf of the Government of the State of Eritrea and the Eritrean women, I am honoured to address the 63rd session of the CSW.

I pay tribute to all women who fought and continue to fight for gender equality and create a better future for all; and to the Eritrean women whose enormous sacrifices in the struggle for liberation and nation-building have become a defining character of Eritrea. Read more

December 12, 2018

STATEMENT BY MR. NEBIL SAID

STATEMENT BY MR. NEBIL SAID

STATEMENT BY MR. NEBIL SAID, COUNSELLOR PERMANENT MISSION OF ERITREA TO THE UNITED NATIONS, AT THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL CONFERENCE TO ADOPT THE GLOBAL COMPACT FOR SAFE, ORDERLY AND REGULAR MIGRATION MARRAKECH, MOROCCO ON 11 DECEMBER 2018

Mr. President,

Excellencies,
Distinguished delegates,

Let me start by co

nveying the

gratitude of my delegation to the people and government of the Kingdom of Morocco for the excellent organisation and their warm hospitality.

Eritrea welcomes the adoption of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly, and Regular Migration.

The Compact provides us witha historic opportunity toaddress migration comprehensively. To make human mobility safe, reduce its negative impacts for migrants and countries as well as maximise its benefits for all.

A framwork for global governance of human mobility is crucial and long overdue. Read more

December 4, 2018

Director General’s Statement at Ministerial...

The IAEA Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology: Addressing Current and Emerging Development Challenges
28–30 November 2018, Vienna, Austria

Director General’s Statement at Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology: Addressing Current and Emerging Development Challenges

Good morning, Your Royal Highness,
Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen.
I am very pleased to welcome you all to this IAEA Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology, the first of its kind to be held at ministerial level.
Since the IAEA was established in Vienna in 1957, we have helped to improve the health and prosperity of millions of people by making nuclear science and technology available for generating electricity and fighting cancer, in food and agriculture, in industry and many other areas.
In Vienna, the IAEA is often associated with our work to curb the spread of nuclear weapons. Media coverage focusses on our activities concerning the nuclear programmes of Iran and North Korea. Read more

November 28, 2018

مجلس الامن وارتريا ما أسباب فرض ورفع...

مجلس الامن وارتريا
ما أسباب فرض ورفع العقوبات ؟!

بقلم: د.أحمد حسن دحلي
أصدر مجلس الامن في 14 نوفمبر 2018 وبالإجماع القرار رقم 2444 ورفع بموجبه العقوبات غير القانونية وغير العادلة التي فرضها على ارتريا في 23 ديسمبر 2009 عبر قراره المشؤوم رقم 1907. وقبل الحديث عن الاسباب الحقيقية وراء رفع العقوبات عن ارتريا، من الاهمية بمكان التذكير بالأسباب الي صاغها مجلس الامن لفرض ورفع العقوبات.

أولاـ أسباب فرض العقوبات
تتلخص هذه الاسباب في نقطة واحدة وهي كما ورد في نص القرار رقم 1907
” تقدم ارتريا دعما سياسيا وماليا ولوجستيا لجماعات مسلحة تعمل لتقويض السلام والمصالحة في الصومال والاستقرار في المنطقة.”

ثانياـ الاسباب الصورية لرفع العقوبات
ورد في قرار مجلس الامن رقم 244 ” رفع الحظر المفروض على الاسلحة وحظر السفر وتجميد الارصدة والجزاءات المستهدفة المفروضة على ارتريا.”ويحدد القرار سببين اساسيين لرفع العقوبات عن ارتريا وهما

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