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Educational Entrepreneur On Eritrean Culture Among BBC’s 100 Influential Women 2022

Congratulations to Kisanet Tedros, an Educational Entrepreneur on Eritrean culture, for being among BBC’s list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world for 2022.  Kisanet is the founder of a YouTube channel – Beles Bubu – which teaches Eritrean children their language and culture.  Born and raised in Ethiopia, she has appreciated ...
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Eritrean Cyclist is African Cyclist of the Year 2022

Congratulations to Eritrean cyclist Biniam Girmay for his election as African Cyclist of the Year 2022!  Biniam is the first rider to win this trophy for the third consecutive year since its creation in 2012.  Bravo Biniam!   Congratulations also to Eritrean riders Natnael Tesfazion, Henok Mulubrhan, Amanuel Ghebreigzabhier, and Dawit Yemane for being among ...
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World AIDS Day

The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) promotes this year’s World AIDS Day under the theme “Putting Ourselves to the Test: Achieving Equity to End HIV.” This theme echoes the U.S. government’s dedication to ending HIV/AIDS as a public health threat worldwide, and PEPFAR’s commitment to support people of all ages, sex, and ...
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Congrats to Isaac Abraham

Congratulations to Isaac Abraham on having his work displayed in the first string-art exhibition in Eritrea. Isaac used the American Center’s internet services to learn how to make string art. Chargé d’Affaires Eric Mehler visited the exhibition and encouraged Mr. Isaac to continue developing his talent. If you are interested in taking online courses, like ...
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Congrats to Athletes

Congratulations to Eritrean athletes Merhawi Mebrahtu and Habtom Samuel for winning silver and bronze medals, respectively, at the World Athletics U20 Championships held in Cali, Columbia. This is the world championship competition for athletes under 20. Way to go!
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