THE Twentieth Fourth Edition of ‘Eri-News’, a bi-weekly electronic newsletter prepared by the Press Section at the Permanent Mission of the State of Eritrea to the AU and UNECA, is out today.
In this edition, issues like President Isaias visit to Qatar; the appointment of new Qatari and Chinese Ambassadors to Eritrea; the commencement of Qatar Airways regular flight to Eritrea; Eritrea’s participation at the G77 meeting in Bolivia; and Ambassador Fessahazion Petros’ nomination as Eritrean envoy to IFAD will be covered extensively. Continue reading Twenty Fourth Edition of Eri-News is Out→
On 17 December, a U.N. delegation concluded its three-day visit to Eritrea, assessing the country’s development advances and reviewing, with government partners, national development priorities for the next three years.
A UN delegation headed by Mr. Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, Assistant Secretary General and Regional Director of UNDP/RBA, and Chairman of UNDG-ESA Mission, recently visited Eritrea to monitor development work and engage in dialogue with development partners. One of his findings was that Eritrea is “making huge progress on [the UN] MDGs.” Continue reading Visiting High Level UN Mission Underlines Eritrea’s Success Story→
The Executive Board of the UNDP has approved the new Eritrea Country Program following the signing of a new Strategic Partnership Cooperation Framework (SPCF) 2013-2016 with the Government of Eritrea on January 28, 2013.
This new cooperation framework, which was prepared through a consultative process between the Government of the State of Eritrea and United Nations System, will have five strategic area focuses: Capacity development, Social protection, Energy and environment, Gender and Food Security. Continue reading UNDP Approves $188m for Eritrea Country Programme→