Asmara, 29 May 2010 – The necessary preparations are being made to colorfully conduct the 4th ERI-Youth Festival scheduled to take place in Sawa from July 16 to 19 through the collaboration of the NUEYS and the Eritrean Defense Force Training Center.
The chairman of the Festival’s coordinating committee, Mr. Zeresenai Tesfai, stated that the holding of the Festival in which thousands of Eritrean youths from inside the country and abroad would participate is aimed at brining together youths in one platform and reaffirm determination to all-round resolute rebuff.
In the course of the 3-day youth festival, various programs would feature, including seminars and lectures on the objective situation in the country, the region and world; educational, cultural and sports competitions; carnival shows and programs highlighting the role of youths in the society and national programs; as well as other educational and entertaining programs, among others.
Mr. Zeresenai indicated that due attention is being given to the task of upgrading the innovative and creative skill of youths, besides portraying the activities of national construction companies and institutions of higher education.
Stressing the need for all parties to make utmost preparations so as to ensure the success of the Festival, he called on Eritrean youths in the Diaspora to take part in the Festival as it provides an opportunity to get familiarized with the situation in the nation and the culture of the society.
It is to be noted that the National ERI-Youth Festival which is conducted every 2 years serves as a platform for Eritrean youths from inside the country and abroad to share experience and upgrade their innovative and creative skill, in addition to reinforcing the nation’s cherished values.