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Facts and figures

20-08-2013 Facts and Figures

Key Points

From January to May 2013, the ICRC:

  • has conducted extensive livestock anti-parasite treatment that treated 778,284 animals,  benefiting 93,605 people in three Eritrean regions – Gash Barka, Southern and Northern Red Sea;
  • has completed installations of three water systems in three villages of Gash Barka; the project will benefit 19,000 people;
  • has provided 11,513 palm mats that will be useful in improving the shelter of 1,440 displaced people, after they were resettled in new villages of Southern Red Sea region;
  • constructed a pond to solve the water shortage for livestock in Gash Barka; this will benefit 617 households;
  • is assisting Ethiopian minorities to renew or obtain their residence permit by extending financial support;
  • increased knowledge of IHL among 2,400 members of the National Union of Eritrean Youth and Students.