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UN Deputy Relief Chief Pays Visit to Eritrea

Kyung-wha Kang, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator
A three-days working visit in Eritrea by Kyung-wha Kang, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator

By Shabait,

The United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Kyung-wha Kang, conducted a two-day working visit to Eritrea.

Arriving in the capital Asmara in the early morning hours of January 25, Ms. Kyun-wha met and held talks with various senior Eritrean government officials and U.N. Agencies.

Discussions covered ways of strengthening engagement and cooperation between the government of Eritrea and the U.N. and an exploration of areas for future program support. Continue reading UN Deputy Relief Chief Pays Visit to Eritrea

United Nations Delegation Wraps up High-level Visit to Eritrea

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki Greets Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, head of UNDP Eastern and Southern Africa

By UNDP,

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.

Headed by the Chair of the Regional United Nations Development Group (UNDG)  for Eastern and Southern Africa, Abdoulaye Mar Dieye, the delegation comprised of Regional Directors from UNDP, UNICEF, IOM, UNFPA, ILO and WFP. Continue reading United Nations Delegation Wraps up High-level Visit to Eritrea

Visiting High Level UN Mission Underlines Eritrea’s Success Story

@MarDieye : Headed a UN delegation to Eritrea to see development work, partners in Eritrea, which is making huge progress on MDGs

By FikreJesus Amahazion,

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.”[1] Continue reading Visiting High Level UN Mission Underlines Eritrea’s Success Story