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Efforts to improve women’ status

Efforts exerted in the Central region towards improving women’s role in society through making advances in education and health have borne fruitful outcome, NUEW Chairwomen of the region Ms. Alem Belay disclosed.

Asmara, 23 April 2016 – Efforts exerted in the Central region towards improving women’s role in society through making advances in education and health have borne fruitful outcome, NUEW Chairwomen of the region Ms. Alem Belay disclosed.

Giving emphasis to the inspiring role women played in pre and post independent Eritrea, which has greatly amplified their status among the society at large, Ms. Alem said that over 11 million Nakfa investment has been made since liberation to equip women with various vocational skills in addition to the extension of micro-credit loans to over 5,000 members engaged in various businesses, rearing livestock and construction activities.

She also indicated the positive outcome recorded by women in national developmental programs in general and soil and water conservation, enhanced life- skills and illiteracy eradication programs in particular.

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