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World Bicycle Relief to Distribute 220 Bicycles in Eritrea

World Bicycle Relief have donated 260,713 bikes in thirteen African countries.
Funded by the 9th annual 50 Mile Ride for Rwanda, the bicycles will make it easier for students in rural areas to get to school. So far, World Bicycle Relief have donated 260,713 bikes in thirteen African countries.

By World Bicycle Relief | Press Release,

World Bicycle Relief is pleased to announce the distribution of 220 bicycles to students in Eritrea on October 13th. The distribution is a collaboration between Team Africa Rising, The National Eritrean Cycling Federation, the Eritrean Ministry of Culture and Sport, the Ministry of Education and the UNDP. Funded by the 9th annual 50 Mile Ride for Rwanda, the bicycles will make it easier for students to get to and from school, covering the long distances in a shorter period of time with the goal of increasing attendance and academic performance. Continue reading World Bicycle Relief to Distribute 220 Bicycles in Eritrea

Agriculture Ministry Secures Financial Support from Qatar

By Shabait,

The Eritrean Ministry of Agriculture has secured a donation of around USD 200,000 from Qatarfor combating desert locust.

The Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Arefaine Berhe, said that Eritrea is working on priority basis to combat desert locust, and that the support would be channeled for the purchase of pesticides.

Similarly, Mr. Huruy Asgedom, Director General of Agricultural Inspection, stated that due attention is given to the implementation of the program. Continue reading Agriculture Ministry Secures Financial Support from Qatar

Eritrea: Saudi Provides Assistance to Combat Locust

SECURED. Saudi Arabia donation to Eritrea for combating desert locust swarms

By SPA,

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has recently sent corporate assistance worth $300,000 to Eritrea to combat locust swarms.

The assistance, which also includes eleven tons of pesticides and two transport vehicles, was delivered by Saudi acting Charge’ D’Affaires in Asmara Shadeed bin Hamid Al-Sahali and representatives of the Ministry of Finance of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Continue reading Eritrea: Saudi Provides Assistance to Combat Locust