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Eritrean Scientist Soars Internationally

Sustainable Aquaculture Development in Eritrea
“Sustainable Aquaculture Development and its Role in Food Security and Economic Growth in Eritrea: Trends and Prospects” by Dr. Habte-Michael Habte-Tsion (© seaphotoart / stock.adobe.com)

BY THOMAS C. MOUNTAIN

Dr. Habte-Michael Habtetzion, Assistant Professor in the Aquaculture Department of Kentucky State University (one of the top 4 in the USA in aquaculture) and the only Eritrean to win the Chinese Outstanding International Student Award, has published an important overview of the situation regarding Aquaculture in Eritrea entitled “Sustainable Aquaculture Development and its Role in Food Security and Economic Growth in Eritrea: Trends and Prospects(published in Open access) Continue reading Eritrean Scientist Soars Internationally

Eritrean Scientist Wins Chinese Award

By Thomas C. Mountain,

HABTEMICHAEL Habtezion, an Eritrean scientist completing his Ph.D. in Fish Nutrition at one of China’s preeminent aquaculture universities has been named as one of China’s Outstanding International Students.

This award is given to only a handful of the many thousands of foreign students studying in China and “Habtet” is the first Eritrean student to be awarded such.

Habtet, who upon graduation will be highly sought after by both academia and the aquaculture industry has a dream, to return to his motherland Eritrea and help kick start the Eritrean aquaculture industry.  Continue reading Eritrean Scientist Wins Chinese Award

A Brilliant, Young Eritrean Scientist

By Thomas C Mountain,

HABTEMICHAEL Habtetzion, “Habtet” to family and friends, is a brilliant, hard working, nationalist young Eritrean scientist. He is presently past the half way point in earning his Ph.D. at one of China’s most prestigious University’s specializing in Aquaculture and already has 4 papers published in prominent scientific journals. Continue reading A Brilliant, Young Eritrean Scientist