Shabait.com (Asmara)

15 February 2013

Eritrea: Gash-Barka Region to Raise Awareness, Organization of Youth

Barentu — The Administration of Gash-Barka region indicated that it would enhance efforts towards raising awareness and organization of youths in collaboration with stakeholders with a view to ensuring higher youth participation in national development programs.

It made the statement at a seminar conducted with more than 500 youth representatives in Barentu city during which the regional Administrator, Mr. Mohammed Hamd, gave extensive briefings regarding the objective situation in the Homeland vis-à-vis global factors and prospects, as well as challenges relating to youths.

He advised youths to focus on building their academic capacity and skill through the virtue of vision-oriented mindset and overcoming the given challenges. The regional Administrator further indicated that endeavors being exerted towards nurturing responsible youths should involve intervention of families and youth participation in all domains.

Mr. Mohammed also pointed out that the Administration is striving to give added impetus to youth participation in educational, artistic, socio-cultural and sports activities.

The seminar participants on their part put forth views pertaining to several issues, and the Administrator expressed the regional Administration's readiness to fulfill the requests of youths stage by stage.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2013 Shabait.com. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.