Praiseworthy activities in ensuring social justice

The director of the Ministry of Labor and Human Welfare branch in the Gash Barka region, Mr. Eyob Kidane indicated that praiseworthy activities are being exerted to ensure social justice in the region.

 

Barentu, 22 January 2018- The director of the Ministry of Labor and Human Welfare branch in the Gash Barka region, Mr. Eyob Kidane indicated that praiseworthy activities are being exerted to ensure social justice in the region.

Mr. Eyob pointed out that last year sustainable awareness raising programs have been conducted in eradicating harmful practices, ensuring the safety of children and elderly as well as on the rights and responsibilities of the public in which more than 33 thousand people participated.

He also said that commendable achievements have been registered in fostering children, support of disadvantaged students, construction of residential houses for disabled veterans and strengthening the activities of village coordinators.

Mr. Eyob reiterated that commendable effort has been also exerted in supporting individualS and families with social problems and especially that of material and financial support to 785 students to enable them continue their education uninterrupted.

Mr. Eyob also gave detailed briefing on the charted out development programs for 2018 and commended the continued cooperation of stakeholders.