Eritrea: 'Himalayan Cataract Project' Conducts Eye Surgeries in Asmara
[Shabait] Asmara, 15 February 2024- The 'Himalayan Cataract Project' team of ophthalmologists successfully conducted a series of cataract surgeries at Berhan Aini Hospital in Asmara on 12 February. This medical initiative resulted in 700 patients receiving cataract surgery and an additional 10 patients being fitted with intraocular lenses. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 15, 2024 Category: African Health Tags: East Africa Eritrea Health and Medicine Source Type: news

Symptoms of posttraumatic stress, anxiety, and depression, along with their associated factors, among Eritrean refugees in Dabat town, northwest Ethiopia, 2023 - Melese M, Simegn W, Esubalew D, Limenh LW, Ayenew W, Chanie GS, Seid AM, Beyna AT, Mitku ML, Mengesha AK, Gela YY.
BACKGROUND: Refugee populations are forcibly displaced from their homes as a consequence of natural disasters and armed conflicts. Eritreans, initially displaced to the Maiayni camp within the Tigray region, have faced further relocation to Dabat town due ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 9, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Budget airline flynas begins direct flights to Mumbai, Asmara from Jeddah
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s budget airline flynas has launched two new routes from Jeddah to India and Eritrea as the Kingdom’s aviation industry continues to expand. The flight to Mumbai started on Jan. 15 and operations to Asmara began on Jan. 17. There are two weekly direct journeys scheduled for…#saudiarabias #jeddah #eritrea #kingdom #mumbai #asmara (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Inflation risk from Red Sea disruption, warns economist
Dr El-Erian, president of Queens' College, Cambridge and chief economic adviser at financial services giant Allianz, told the BBC's Today programme: "Relative to what would have happened otherwise, we will see higher inflation, higher mortgage rates and lower growth. "In absolute terms, however,…#drelerian #queenscollege #cambridge #allianz #redsea #straitofbabalmandab #eritrea #djibouti #african #yemen (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Complex posttraumatic stress disorder in intergenerational trauma transmission among Eritrean asylum-seeking mother-child dyads - Bachem R, Levin Y, Yuval K, Langer NK, Solomon Z, Bernstein A.
BACKGROUND: Traumatic stress among forcibly displaced people has a variety of adverse consequences beyond individual mental health, including implications for poor socioemotional developmental outcomes for their children post-displacement.OBJECTIVE... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 10, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Police Injured During'Diversity Riot' In London
Police Injured During 'Diversity Riot' In London Authored by Steve Watson via Modernity.news, At least four police officers were hurt Saturday in what has been dubbed a ‘diversity riot’ in London. The incident in Camberwell, South London saw a violent mob of stick-wielding hoodlums, some…#stevewatson #camberwell #southlondon #ethiopian #eritreans #eastafrican #ethiopians #southwarkpolice #eritrean #newchaos (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Violence against women: experiences of Eritrean refugee women in Britain - Tsegay SM, Tecleberhan S.
There is a dearth of research on violence against women and girls among refugees, particularly in their host countries. Therefore, informed by a feminist theoretical framework and semistructured interviews, this study explores violence against women focusi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 18, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Eritrea: Strong Effort to Ensure Safe Blood Supply
[Shabait] Asmara, 08 December 2023 - In a meeting conducted yesterday, 7 December, the National Voluntary Blood Donors Association stated that it is working to ensure full blood supply from voluntary donors and partners. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 9, 2023 Category: African Health Tags: East Africa Eritrea Health and Medicine Source Type: news

North Korea & Eritrea Dominate The Global Hotspots Of Modern Slavery
North Korea & Eritrea Dominate The Global Hotspots Of Modern Slavery Approximately 10.5 percent of North Korea's population, including migrant workers and human trafficking victims, are categorized as modern slaves, according to data by the Walk Free Foundation. While this only amounts to roughly…#northkorea #walkfreefoundation #african #eritrea #asiapacificregion (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 2, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ethiopia PM Abiy seeks to quell neighbours' concerns over invasion
[1/3] Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed attends the 60th anniversary of the Organization of African Unity (OAU)/African Union (AU) at the African Union Commission (AUC) Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia May 25, 2023. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights ADDIS ABABA /…#ethiopian #abiyahmed #addisababa #ethiopia #nairobi #redsea #hornofafrica #coastaleritrea #humanitarians #eritrea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Horn of Africa ’s stability at stake as Ethiopia bids to regain access to Red Sea
The News A call by Ethiopia’s prime minister for his country to regain access to the Red Sea after a 30-year hiatus has sparked fears that the issue could destabilize the Horn of Africa. Ethiopia lost direct access to the sea in 1993 when Eritrea seceded from it after a war that lasted three…#ethiopia #redsea #hornofafrica #eritrea #massawa #saudiarabia #yemen #ethiopian #abiyahmed #somalia (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 19, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Libya Dam Disaster Shows Horrific Consequences Of US-NATO Imperialism
Authored by Chris Hedges via Common Dreams, “We came, we saw, he died,” Hillary Clinton famously quipped when Muammar Gaddafi, after seven months of U.S. and NATO bombing, was overthrown in 2011 and killed by a mob who sodomized…#libya #commondreams #hillaryclinton #muammargaddafi #nato #africa #islamic #nigeria #senegal #eritrea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 19, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Refugee trafficking in a carceral age: a case study of the Sinai trafficking - Yohannes HT.
Since 2007, tens of thousands of Eritreans escaping widespread repression, open-ended national service, and socio-economic deprivation have reached the Sinai Peninsula hoping to cross the border into Israel. Early on, voluntary smuggling facilitated refuge... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Toronto program encourages hijab-wearing women to get on two wheels
For Tagreed Elhassan it's the feeling of the wind in her face. Cycling gives her a sense of independence and a way to exercise. She learned the basics growing up in Saudi Arabia and Egypt, and now a program in her new home of Toronto has taught the 24-year-old Eritrean refugee how to steer and…#tagreedelhassan #saudiarabia #egypt #eritrean #hijabs #helmets #muslim #mennabadawi #mapleleafsicehockey #taylorcreek (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 26, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rough Sleeping in London is Rising Again
More than 10,000 people slept rough in London between April 2022 and March 2023, marking a 21 percent increase from the previous year, according to data from London’s Combined Homelessness and Information Network (CHAIN). The news comes as the deadline for the UK Conservative government’s pledge…#chain #ukconservative #romania #poland #eritrea #museumofhomelessness (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news