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A Statement from the President

A Statement from the President, Prof. Ghirmai Negash In times of abysmally worsening political and human conditions in Eritrea, it was imperative that concerned advocates of human rights initiated PEN Eritrea. Pen Eritrea is an autonomous, non-partisan organization, and strives to give voice to the plight of all jailed journalists, writers and artists in the

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PEN Eritrea Advisory Council and Executive Committee

PEN Eritrea Advisory Council and Executive Committee Advisory Council Ermias Ekube, President (Painter and poet) Weini Sulieman, Member (Journalist and YouTube host) Hassan Idris Teweel, Member (Journalist and refugee advocate) Executive Committee Awet Fissehaye: Executive Director (Poet, writer and lyricist; studied English and Literature at University of Asmara) Timnet T. Gedar: Secretary (PhD candidate in

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