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Japan Supports Eritrean Women to Acquire New Skills for Work

The Government of Japan supports women skills development projects in Eritrea as part of the national “Skills Development, Employment and Migration” initiative, in partnership with NUEYS and UNDP Eritrea.

BY UNDP ERITREA

There is something spectacular about “Tri Ebidi”, the month of January in Eritrea. At every turn, there is a wedding or some special occasion going on. “Tri Ebidi” means the merry month or the month of chaos. It is the month after the harvest; people have plenty food in their stores and granaries a lot of time to travel, visit and host parties. The ladies wear white cotton dresses embedded with captivating embroidery at the hems, sleeves; and a few have a cross shaped embroidery in front. Continue reading Japan Supports Eritrean Women to Acquire New Skills for Work