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MEP Hayes Hosts EU Conference on Future Development of Eritrea

“By bringing everyone together for this conference, positive outcomes can be achieved” – MEP Brian Hayes

(L-R) Ms Christine Umutoni (UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Representative in Eritrea); John Weakliam (CEO of VITA); MEP Brian Hayes; Minister Yemane Gebremeskel and Hans Stausboll (Head of EuropeAid)

By MEP Brian Hayes,

Dublin MEP Brian Hayes on Monday hosts a conference in the European Parliament on the future development of Eritrea. MEP Hayes who is a member of the European Parliament’s Development Committee was joined in Brussels by Eritrean Minister Yemane Gebremeskel.

Ambassadors and officials from a number of countries including Ireland, the UK, Germany and Sweden attended the conference. Continue reading MEP Hayes Hosts EU Conference on Future Development of Eritrea

MEP Hayes Concludes Visiting Cutting Edge Irish Partnerships Projects in Eritrea

Irish Member of Parliament Brian Hayes have concluded his 5-days Eritrea visits aimed at observing several cutting-edge Irish government sponsored agricultural programs.

By Teagasc,

Irish MEP Brian Hayes is visiting Eritrea this week, where Irish Aid, Teagasc and Irish development partner Vita have forged a partnership that delivers next generation, knowledge- led programmes.

“Over the past 5 years Ireland has committed over €500,000 to projects in Eritrea,” Mr Hayes notes. “It is great to get the opportunity to visit Eritrea and see first-hand these programmes in action. I believe that enabling sustainable livelihoods is a critical factor in determining Eritrea’s future.” Continue reading MEP Hayes Concludes Visiting Cutting Edge Irish Partnerships Projects in Eritrea

MEP Hayes Visits Irish Partnership Projects in Eritrea

Irish MEP and Member of the European Parliaments Development Committee, Brian Hayes is visiting Eritrea accompanied by CEOs of Irish NGO VITA, Teagasc and Gorta SHA

By Brian Hayes | Member of European Parliament (MEP),

Dublin MEP and Member of the European Parliaments Development Committee, Brian Hayes is today (Sunday) visiting Eritrea, where Irish Aid, Teagasc and Irish development partner VITA have created a number of agricultural partnerships. Continue reading MEP Hayes Visits Irish Partnership Projects in Eritrea