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IOM Council Unanimously Approved Eritrea’s Membership

The 106th session of the IOM Council
The 106th session of the IOM Council approved unanimously the admission of Eritrea as a member of the organisation

By TesfaNews,

The 106th session of the Council of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) approved unanimously the admission of the State of Eritrea as a member of the organisation, effective immediately.

On the occasion, Permanent representative of Eritrea to the United Nations, Ambassador Girma Asmerom, thanked members of the IOM for approving Eritrea’s request for membership. Continue reading IOM Council Unanimously Approved Eritrea’s Membership

Eritrea Participates at the EU-Africa Summit on Migration

Eritrea attended the EU-Africa Summit on Migration also known as the Valletta Summit that was held in Malta from 11 – 12 November 2015. Foreign Minister Osman Saleh delivers speech.

By Shabait,

A senior Eritrean Government composed of the Foreign Minister, Mr. Saleh Osman, and Mr. Yemane Ghebreab, Head of PFDJ Political Affairs, participated at the Valletta Summit on Migration that was held from 11-12 November this week.

In his address to the Summit, Mr. Saleh Osman stated that the “issue of migration has featured prominently on the joint agenda of Africa and Europe” The Valetta Summit was quite different from previous gatherings “as there is now a palpable sense of urgency and determination both in Africa and Europe, a greater understanding on the pressing need for a genuine partnership to address the vital, complex and multi-faceted challenges of migration”, the Foreign Minister underlined. Continue reading Eritrea Participates at the EU-Africa Summit on Migration