Training on cartographic Information System has been provided to 130 members of the Agriculture and Land Department of the Central region, including 51 females.
Asmara, 18 December 2018 – Training on cartographic Information System has been provided to 130 members of the Agriculture and Land Department of the Central region, including 51 females.
During the graduation ceremony conducted on 17 December, the D.G. of the deptment, Mr. Hailemicael Eyob stated that the objective of the one month theoretical and practical training, was to enhance capacity of members on research based studies on expansion of agricultural activities, seed development and livestock production, as well as ensuring water supply among others.
Speaking at the occasion, Mr. Arefaine Berhe, Minister of Agriculture, stating the training and the research papers the trainees presented reinforces the mega agricultural effort on the ground and recognizing its significance, expressed the Ministry’s readiness to sustainably continue organizing similar trainings.
Maj. Gen. Romadan Osman Awliyay, Governor of the Central region, on his part underscoring the fact that the training is youth centered, sheds light on the willingness on the part of the Ministry to sustainably reinforce agricultural development programs, expressed the Central region’s readiness to play due part in the success of similar projects.
The trainees on their part, presented research papers they prepared based on the knowledge they have acquired.